SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

 
vol.75 número5ULTRASONOGRAFÍA DOPPLER EN EMBARAZOS DE TÉRMINO CON OLIGOHIDROAMNIOS AISLADOVALIDEZ DE LA PRUEBA DE HISTERECTOMÍA VAGINAL EN PACIENTES CON INDICACIÓN DE VÍA ABDOMINAL MANDATORIA índice de autoresíndice de materiabúsqueda de artículos
Home Pagelista alfabética de revistas  

Servicios Personalizados

Revista

Articulo

Indicadores

Links relacionados

Compartir


Revista chilena de obstetricia y ginecología

versión impresa ISSN 0048-766Xversión On-line ISSN 0717-7526

Resumen

URDANETA M, José et al. PREVALENCIA DE DEPRESIÓN POSPARTO EN PRIMIGESTAS Y MULTÍPARAS VALORADAS POR LA ESCALA DE EDIMBURGO. Rev. chil. obstet. ginecol. [online]. 2010, vol.75, n.5, pp.312-320. ISSN 0048-766X.  http://dx.doi.org/10.4067/S0717-75262010000500007.

Background: Today the depressive upheavals represent an important public health's problem, being more frequent in the women and with greater risk during the pregnancy and puerperium. Objective: To compare the prevalence of postpartum depression in nulliparous and multiparous women taken care of Maternity "Dr. Armando Castillo Plaza" at the University Hospital of Maracaibo, Venezuela. Method: A comparative investigation with non experimental design was realized, it which included a sample of 100 women in later puerperium, divided in two even groups of 50 subjects according to her parity, evaluated by Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale. The results demonstrated a prevalence of the positive test in 91% of the sample, with a confirmed prevalence of postpartum depression by the DSM-IV of 22%, presenting a highly frequency of suicidal ideas in the multiparous group (p<0.05) also, don’t found statistically significant association between parity and postpartum depression. Conclusion: The studied population show a highly prevalence of postpartum depression, without majors differences according to the parity.

Palabras clave : Postpartum depression; Edinburgh postnatal depression scale; parity.

        · resumen en Español     · texto en Español     · Español ( pdf )