Total views : 267
The Effect of the Family Delivery on Postpartum Depression and the Maternal Attachment
Background/Objectives: Delivery is the most noble process in women’s life. Thus further studies were performed to investigate the ways to manage them effectively. Methods/Statistical Analysis: The research tool was the questionnaire about the postpartum depression and maternal attachment formation, used for the experimental group who did the family delivery in the family delivery and the comparison group who did the general delivery in the general delivery room. Data analysis was done using the program SPSS ver.18.0, and general characteristic used the frequency analysis and homogeneity test of the experimental group and comparison group used t-test. Findings: The results of this study are as follows. 1. The general characteristics of the experimental group and comparison were found homogeneous in the variable. 2. Mothers who did the family delivery in the family delivery room had the lower postpartum depression scores than the mothers who did general delivery in the general delivery room. 3. Mothers who did the family delivery in the family delivery room had the higher maternal attachment formation scores than the mothers who did general delivery in the general delivery room. Application/Improvements: The family delivery appears to have a positive effect, so it is believed that it can be used as a more effective way if applied in a variety of situations.
Family Delivery, Maternal Attachment, Postpartum Depression
- Jang MJ, Park KS. Effect of family-participated delivery in a labor delivery room on the childbirth of primiparas. Korean Journal of Women Health Nursing. 2002; 8(3):371–9.
- Kim KJ. The effects of doula touch delivery education on self-confidence delivery, knowledge of childbirth, couple satisfaction. Journal of Korea Academia-Industrial Cooperation Society. 2013; 14(6):2880–8.
- Kim HS, Choi YS, Chang SB, Jun EM, Chung CW. A study on needs of women in labour to have family participation during the labour process. Journal of The Korean Academy of Women’s Health Nursing. 1993; 3(1):38–48.
- Kim HJ. Effects of aroma therapy on postpartum depression [Unpublished master’s thesis]. Changwon University; 2003.5. Yoo JM. Postpartum depression and its predictors at 1 to 6 months postpartum in Korea [Unpublished master’s thesis]. Hanyang University; 2008.
- Ahn JY. The effect of gratitude disposition promotion program on gratitude disposition and postpartum depression and maternal attachment of primiparous woman [Unpublished master’s thesis]. Kyoungpook University; 2014.
- Oh ES. Effect of early parent education for postnatal depression. Journal of the Korean Society of Maternal and Child Health. 2008; 16(2):274–86.
- Ahn OS, Oh WO. Relationship among postpartum depression, parenting stress and self-esteem in mothers during puerperium. Journal of the Korean Society of maternal and child health. 2006;10(1):58–68.
- Kim KS. The effect of self-efficacy, social support on postpartum depression in mothers [Unpublished doctoral dissertation]. Kyoungpook University; 2011.
- Kim SH, Kim HS. The effects of music therapy on postpartum blues and maternal attachment of puerperal women. Journal of Korean Academy of Nursing. 2010; 40(1):60–8.
- Beck CT. The effect of postpartum depression on child development: A meta-analysis. Archives of Psychiatric Nursing. 1998; 12(1):12–20.
- Ainsworth MD. Attachments beyond infancy. Am Psychol. 1989; 44(4):709–16.
- Han KE. The relationship of maternal self-esteem and maternal sensitivity with mother-to-infant attachment [Unpublished master’s thesis]. Hanyang University; 2001.
- Yeon SE, Lee SO, Lee GK. Effects of music therapy on postpartum stress and maternal attachment of puerperal women. The Korean Parent-Child Health Journal. 2011; 14(2):45–54.
- Lee MJ. The effect of the method of delivery on the serum level of prolactin and cortisol [Unpublished master’s thesis]. Ewha Womans University; 1992.
- Sawyer A, Ayers S, Young D, Bradley R, Smith H. Posttraumatic growth after childbirth: A prospective study. Psychology and Health. 2012; 27(3):362–77.
- Bae JY. A study on the development of a postpartum depression scale. Journal of Korean Academy of Nursing. 1997; 27(3):588–600.
- Muller MF. A questionnaire to measure mother to infants attachment. Journal of Nursing Measurement. 1994; 2(1):129–41.
- Kim YJ, Kim IO. A phenomenological perspective and discovery of meaning in primiparas spouse’s experience of the participation during labor. Journal of Qualitative Research. 2003; 4(2):61–72.
- Kim JH. The culture of childbirth among young urban Korean women: The perspective of culture change. The Journal of Korean Society for Cultural Anthropology. 2007; 40(2):249–85.
- Abushaikha L, Massah R. Perception of barriers to paternal presence and contribution during childbirth. An exploratory study. Syria Birth. 2013; 40(1):61–6.
- Park KH, Lee SH, Jin BK, Won JS. The effects of Labor Support Behaviors (LSB) one-to-one application and partner`s delivery participation on the delivery satisfaction and delivery results among mothers who delivered premature birth and low birth weight infant. Journal of Korean Clinical Nursing Research. 2011; 17(2):239–50.
- Jeon MH. A study on anxiety, support-degrees, childbirthexperience of wives of first childbirth and their spouse [Unpublished master’s thesis]. Hanyang University; 2003.
- Smith MA, Asheson LS, Curits P, Day TW, Frank SH. A critical review of labor and birth care. The J Family Practice. 1991.
- Cronenwett LR, Newmark LL. Father responses to childbirth. Nursing Research. 1974; 23(1):210–7.
- Ahn HL. An experimental study of the effects of husband’s supportive behavior reinforcement education on stress relief of primigravidas. Journal of Korean Academy of Nursing. 1985; 15(1):5–16.
- Cho YS. The effects of the husband’s emotional support on the prevention of postpartum depression: Using an experimental teaching intervention [Unpublished doctoral dissertation]. Ewha Womans University; 1988.
- Ru KH, Shin HS. The effect of posnatal laugter program on postpartum depression, maternal-role attainment confidence and secretory immunoglobulin A(sIgA) in breast milk. Korean Society of Nursing Science International Nursing Conference. 2010; 10(2):229.
- Lee SM. The effects of music therapy on postpartum blues and maternal attachment of puerperal women. Journal of Korean Academy of Nursing. 2010; 40(1):60–8.
- Lee NR, Kang KS. The effect of song psychotherapy on mothers’ postpartum depression and stress. Journal of Korea Women’s Research Institute. 2014; 15(2):85–115.s8
- There are currently no refbacks.
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.