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A Comparison of the Prevalence and Related Risk Factors for Post-Partum Depression in Urban and Rural Areas

Fatemeh Abdollahi 1 , * , Mehran Zarghami 2 , 3 and Munn-Sann Lye 4
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1 Health Science Research Center, Addiction Institute, Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences, Sari, Iran
2 Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences, Sari, Iran
3 Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Research Center, Addiction Institute, Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences, Sari, Iran
4 Department of Community Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University Putra Malaysia, Seri Kembangan, Malaysia
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences: June 30, 2019, 13 (2); e62558
  • Published Online: June 18, 2019
  • Article Type: Original Article
  • Received: October 7, 2017
  • Revised: April 7, 2019
  • Accepted: May 25, 2019
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijpbs.62558

To Cite: Abdollahi F, Zarghami M, Lye M . A Comparison of the Prevalence and Related Risk Factors for Post-Partum Depression in Urban and Rural Areas, Iran J Psychiatry Behav Sci. 2019 ; 13(2):e62558. doi: 10.5812/ijpbs.62558.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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