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Table 1 Distribution of postpartum bonding questionnaire subscales by postpartum week (N = 28)

From: Traumatic events: exploring associations with maternal depression, infant bonding, and oxytocin in Latina mothers

  4 weeks 4 weeks 4 weeks 8 weeks 8 weeks Week 8
Depressed Nondepressed Total Depressed Nondepressed Total
Variable (n = 5) (n = 23) (N = 28) (n = 6) (n = 22) (N = 28)
Impaired Bonding 6.80 (9.73) 2.35 (2.39) 3.14 (4.66) 8.50 (4.97) 3.95 (2.68) 4.93 (3.71)
Rejection and Anger 1.60 (3.56) 0.41 (1.16) 0.68 (1.79) 3.33 (4.32)* 0.91 (1.57) 1.43 (2.53)
Anxiety about Care 3.00 (3.74) 0.87 (1.36) 1.25 (2.07) 2.67 (2.39) 1.09 (1.57) 1.43 (183)
  1. Note. Means and Standard Deviations shown
  2. *p < 05