etal heart rate variability mediates prenatal depression effects on eonatal neurobehavioral maturity

@inproceedings{Figueiredoa2017etalHR,
  title={etal heart rate variability mediates prenatal depression effects on eonatal neurobehavioral maturity},
  author={{\'a}rbara Figueiredoa and Tiago Miguel Pintoa and Alexandra Pachecoa and Tiffany Fieldb},
  year={2017}
}
  • árbara Figueiredoa, Tiago Miguel Pintoa, +1 author Tiffany Fieldb
  • Published 2017
This study analyzed the mediating role of fetal heart rate variability (FHR) on prenatal depression and neonatal neurobehavioral maturity. A sample of 104 pregnant women was recruited and divided into two groups according to their Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale (EPDS) scores (depressed/nondepressed). FHR variability in response to speech stimuli was… CONTINUE READING