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Prevalence of Postpartum Depression in Hospital Jose E. Gonzalez

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified July 2012 by Hospital Universitario Dr. Jose E. Gonzalez.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Dr Edgar Alejandro Tamez Cristerna, Hospital Universitario Dr. Jose E. Gonzalez Identifier:
First received: July 30, 2012
Last updated: August 1, 2012
Last verified: July 2012
This research will use the Edinburgh Scale Of Post partum depression to evaluate patients during their 4th to 6th after delivery, and the investigators will compare the results with those found in other countries with population with similar characteristics as ours

Condition Intervention
Postpartum Depression
Behavioral: edinburgh postpartum depression scale questionary

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Prevalence of Postpartum Depression in the Jose E. Gonzalez Hospital, Using the Edinburgh Postpartum Depression Scale

Resource links provided by NLM:

Further study details as provided by Hospital Universitario Dr. Jose E. Gonzalez:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • presence of postpartum depression [ Time Frame: 2 months ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • sociodemographic characteristics [ Time Frame: 2 months ]

  • sociodemographic characteristics [ Time Frame: 2 month ]
    level of education

  • obstetrical background [ Time Frame: 2 month ]
    number of pregnancies

  • medical background [ Time Frame: 2 month ]
    comorbid ities

Estimated Enrollment: 348
Study Start Date: September 2012
Estimated Study Completion Date: February 2013
Estimated Primary Completion Date: November 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
4-6 weeks after delivery
all patients on their 4th-6th weeks after delivery
Behavioral: edinburgh postpartum depression scale questionary
the investigators will apply the qusetionary one time only in the period of time described previously


Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
348 patients on their 4th-6th week after delivery

Inclusion Criteria:

  • patients on their 4th -6th week after delivery, who gave birth in our institution

Exclusion Criteria:

  • patients with previous diagnosis of psychiatric pathology
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01658098

Hospital Universitario Dr Jose E. Gonzalez Not yet recruiting
Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico, 64460
Contact: Edgar Tamez, resident    01528183530442   
Contact: sara Peña, resident    01528181231928   
Sub-Investigator: Edgar Tamez, resident         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hospital Universitario Dr. Jose E. Gonzalez
Study Director: Emilio Treviño, specialist Consejo mexicano de ginecologia y obstetricia
  More Information


Responsible Party: Dr Edgar Alejandro Tamez Cristerna, principal investigator, Hospital Universitario Dr. Jose E. Gonzalez Identifier: NCT01658098     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: etamez
Study First Received: July 30, 2012
Last Updated: August 1, 2012

Keywords provided by Hospital Universitario Dr. Jose E. Gonzalez:
edinburgh postpartum depression scale
mexican population

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Depressive Disorder
Depression, Postpartum
Behavioral Symptoms
Mood Disorders
Mental Disorders
Puerperal Disorders
Pregnancy Complications processed this record on May 22, 2017