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Table 3 Women meeting diagnostic criteria for common mental disorders in the first six months postpartum by psychiatric history and study group (n = 364)

From: Innovative psycho-educational program to prevent common postpartum mental disorders in primiparous women: a before and after controlled study

  Whole sample
(n = 364)
Without psychiatric
history n = 232 (63.7%)
With psychiatric
history n = 132 (36.3%)
Disorder Control
n = 196
Intervention
n = 168
Total
n = 364
Control
n = 125
Intervention
n = 107
Control
n = 71
Intervention
n = 61
None 129 118 247 89 91 40 27
Adjustment disorder with anxious mood 36 28 64 22 12 14 16
Adjustment disorder with depressed mood 4 2 6 2 1 2 1
Adjustment disorder with mixed mood 6 6 12 1 3 5 3
Dysthymia 0 2 2 0 0 0 2
Anxiety disorder 20 12 32 10 0 10 12
Depression 1 0 1 1 0 0 0
Total disorders n (%) 67 (34.2) 50 (29.8) 117 (32.1) 36 (28.8) 16 (15.0) 31 (43.7%) 34 (55.7%)