Supporting women with postpartum anxiety: exploring views and experiences of specialist community public health nurses in the UK

@article{Ashford2017SupportingWW,
  title={Supporting women with postpartum anxiety: exploring views and experiences of specialist community public health nurses in the UK},
  author={Miriam Thiel Ashford and Susan Ayers and Ellinor K. Olander},
  journal={Health \& Social Care in the Community},
  year={2017},
  volume={25},
  pages={1257–1264}
}
Anxiety is common among postpartum women and can have adverse effects on mother's and child's somatic and psychological health if left untreated. [] Key Method Using a qualitative approach, in-depth semi-structured interviews were conducted with 13 HVs from the UK between May and October 2015. Participants were interviewed in person at their workplace or on the phone/Skype. Using thematic analysis, four main themes emerged: identification and screening issues; importance of training; service usage; and…
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