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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/155010
Type:
Presentation
Title:
Postpartum Depression in Adolescents: A Pilot Study
Abstract:
Postpartum Depression in Adolescents: A Pilot Study
Conference Sponsor:Sigma Theta Tau International
Conference Year:2010
Author:Curtis, Shirley E., RN, BSN, MSN, RM
P.I. Institution Name:University of Miami
Title:PhD student
Co-Authors:Doris Ugarriza, ARNP, PhD
21st INRC [Research Presentation] Purpose: To conduct a pilot study to investigate the relationship among postpartum depression, social support and socio-economic status in postpartum adolescents. Methods: A correlation analysis will be conducted on a convenience sample of 60, English speaking postpartum adolescents who gave birth between 2- 12 months prior to the time of the study. Adolescents between 18 ? 21 years from the South Miami area will be recruited for this study. ÿA self- administered questionnaire which includes the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale, Logsdon's postpartum Social Support Questionnaire, obstetrical history and socio-demographic information that includes income, educational level, ethnicity and religion. Results: The data will be collected in January 2010 and analyzed in SPSS. We hope to find direct correlation between the level of postpartum depression and the adolescents' obstetric history, socio-economic status and social support system. Conclusion: ÿThe information will be used to direct further studies and give direction to programs involving adolescent mothers.
Repository Posting Date:
26-Oct-2011
Date of Publication:
17-Oct-2011
Sponsors:
Sigma Theta Tau International

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dc.typePresentationen_GB
dc.titlePostpartum Depression in Adolescents: A Pilot Studyen_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/155010-
dc.description.abstract<table><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-title">Postpartum Depression in Adolescents: A Pilot Study</td></tr><tr class="item-sponsor"><td class="label">Conference Sponsor:</td><td class="value">Sigma Theta Tau International</td></tr><tr class="item-year"><td class="label">Conference Year:</td><td class="value">2010</td></tr><tr class="item-author"><td class="label">Author:</td><td class="value">Curtis, Shirley E., RN, BSN, MSN, RM</td></tr><tr class="item-institute"><td class="label">P.I. Institution Name:</td><td class="value">University of Miami</td></tr><tr class="item-author-title"><td class="label">Title:</td><td class="value">PhD student</td></tr><tr class="item-email"><td class="label">Email:</td><td class="value">s.curtis1@umiami.edu</td></tr><tr class="item-co-authors"><td class="label">Co-Authors:</td><td class="value">Doris Ugarriza, ARNP, PhD</td></tr><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-abstract">21st INRC [Research Presentation] Purpose: To conduct a pilot study to investigate the relationship among postpartum depression, social support and socio-economic status in postpartum adolescents. Methods: A correlation analysis will be conducted on a convenience sample of 60, English speaking postpartum adolescents who gave birth between 2- 12 months prior to the time of the study. Adolescents between 18 ? 21 years from the South Miami area will be recruited for this study. &yuml;A self- administered questionnaire which includes the Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale, Logsdon's postpartum Social Support Questionnaire, obstetrical history and socio-demographic information that includes income, educational level, ethnicity and religion. Results: The data will be collected in January 2010 and analyzed in SPSS. We hope to find direct correlation between the level of postpartum depression and the adolescents' obstetric history, socio-economic status and social support system. Conclusion: &yuml;The information will be used to direct further studies and give direction to programs involving adolescent mothers.</td></tr></table>en_GB
dc.date.available2011-10-26T13:27:42Z-
dc.date.issued2011-10-17en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2011-10-26T13:27:42Z-
dc.description.sponsorshipSigma Theta Tau Internationalen_GB
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