Effects of stress and social support on postpartum health of chinese mothers in the United States

Jing-Yu Cheng, Rita H. Pickler

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Abstract

Postpartum maternal well being across cultures has received limited research attention. We examined relationships among stress, social support, and health in 152 Chinese mothers

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)582-591
Number of pages10
JournalResearch in Nursing and Health
Volume32
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2009

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Keywords

  • Maternal competence
  • Postnatal depression
  • Postnatal physical condition
  • Social support
  • Stress

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nursing(all)

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Effects of stress and social support on postpartum health of chinese mothers in the United States. / Cheng, Jing-Yu; Pickler, Rita H.

In: Research in Nursing and Health, Vol. 32, No. 6, 2009, p. 582-591.

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