Association between preoperative maternal anxiety and neonatal outcomes: a prospective observational study.


Sahin T., GÜLEÇ E., Ahrazoglu M. S., Tetiker S.

Journal of clinical anesthesia, vol.33, pp.123-6, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

Abstract

Study objective: Preoperative anxiety can be associated with poor postoperative clinical outcomes. We aimed to assess whether preoperative maternal anxiety level of obstetric patients scheduled for elective cesarean surgery has an effect on clinical outcome of the newborn.