Iranian Journal of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

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The Experiences of Pregnancy and Childbirth in Women with Postpartum Depression: A Qualitative Study

Ashraf Kazemi 1 , Maryam Ghaedrahmati 2 , * , Gholam Reza Kheirabadi 3 , Amrollah Ebrahimi 4 and Masoud Bahrami 5
Authors Information
1 Women’s Health Research Center, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran
2 Student Research Committee, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran
3 Department of Psychiatry, Behavioral Sciences Research Center, School of Medicine, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran
4 Behavioral Sciences Research Center, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran
5 Department of Adult Health Nursing, Nursing and Midwifery Care Research Center, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences: 12 (4); e66998
  • Published Online: October 9, 2018
  • Article Type: Original Article
  • Received: February 1, 2018
  • Revised: June 11, 2018
  • Accepted: September 7, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijpbs.66998

To Cite: Kazemi A, Ghaedrahmati M, Kheirabadi G R, Ebrahimi A, Bahrami M. The Experiences of Pregnancy and Childbirth in Women with Postpartum Depression: A Qualitative Study, Iran J Psychiatry Behav Sci. Online ahead of Print ; 12(4):e66998. doi: 10.5812/ijpbs.66998.

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