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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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THET editorial Nepal J Epidemiol 2015.pdf - Published Version


DOI: 10.3126/nje.v5i3.13607


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
Uncontrolled Keywords:mental health, ; capacity building ; volunteering ; Asia ; training ; BU Fusion
Group:Faculty of Health & Social Sciences
ID Code:22653
Deposited By: Symplectic RT2
Deposited On:14 Oct 2015 09:06
Last Modified:14 Mar 2022 13:53


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