Risk factors for developing post-traumatic stress disorder following childbirth: A systematic review
Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica, 07/27/2012
ANDERSEN L B., et al. –This systemic review aims to elucidate how women at risk for developing post–traumatic stress disorder following childbirth can be identified. Infant complications, low support during labour and delivery, psychological difficulties in pregnancy, previous traumatic experiences, and obstetrical emergencies were identified as the most important risk factors.