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Women’s views on anxiety in pregnancy and the use of anxiety instruments: a qualitative study (2016)
Journal Article
Evans, K., Morrell, C. J., & Spiby, H. (in press). Women’s views on anxiety in pregnancy and the use of anxiety instruments: a qualitative study. Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology, doi:10.1080/02646838.2016.1245413. ISSN 0264-6838

Objective: To explore women’s experience of anxiety in pregnancy and views on the use of anxiety instruments in antenatal care. Background: Anxiety in pregnancy is associated with adverse birth outcomes, developmental and behavioural problems in... Read More

A psychometric systematic review of self-report instruments to identify anxiety in pregnancy (2015)
Journal Article
Evans, K., Spiby, H., & Morrell, C. J. (2015). A psychometric systematic review of self-report instruments to identify anxiety in pregnancy. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 71(9), 1986-2001. doi:10.1111/jan.12649

Aims: To report a systematic review of the psychometric properties of self‐report instruments to identify the symptoms of anxiety in pregnancy to help clinicians and researchers select the most suitable instrument. Background: Excessive anxiety in p... Read More