Perinatal mental distress and infant morbidity in Ethiopia: a cohort study
2011 (English)In: Archives of Disease in Childhood: Fetal and Neonatal Edition, ISSN 1359-2998, E-ISSN 1468-2052, Vol. 96, no 1, F59-F64 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Persistent perinatal CMD was associated with infant diarrhoea in this low-income country setting. The observed relationship was independent of maternal health-promoting practices. Future research should further explore the mechanisms underlying the observed association to inform intervention strategies.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2011. Vol. 96, no 1, F59-F64 p.
african periurban settlement; low-birth-weight; maternal depression; postnatal-depression; postpartum depression; developing-countries; risk-factors; young-children; health-care; diarrhea
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-41130DOI: 10.1136/adc.2010.183327PubMedID: 20667895OAI: oai:DiVA.org:umu-41130DiVA: diva2:404762