Mental health issues in pregnant women in Nepal.

Van Teijlingen, E., Simkhada, P., Devkota, B., Fanning, P., Ireland, J., Simkhada, B., Sherchan, L., Silwal, R.C., Pradhan, S., Maharjan, K.S. and Maharjan, R.K., 2015. Mental health issues in pregnant women in Nepal. Nepal Journal of Epidemiology, 5 (3), 499 - 501 .

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DOI: 10.3126/nje.v5i3.13607

Abstract

Mental health of pregnant women and new mothers is a growing area of concern in both low- and high-income countries. This editorial highlights some of the key mental issues faced by women in rural Nepal and outlines an intervention based on training community health care workers by experienced UK volunteers.

Item Type:Article
ISSN:2091-0800
Uncontrolled Keywords:mental health, ; capacity building ; volunteering ; Asia ; training ; BU Fusion
Subjects:UNSPECIFIED
Group:School of Health and Social Care
ID Code:22653
Deposited By: Unnamed user with email symplectic@symplectic
Deposited On:14 Oct 2015 09:06
Last Modified:14 Oct 2015 09:06

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