Author(s): Pallavi Talukdar, Arunjyoti Baruah


DOI: 10.52711/2349-2996.2022.00059   

Address: Pallavi Talukdar1, Arunjyoti Baruah2
1Ph.D. Scholar, Department of Psychiatric Nursing, LGB Regional Institute of Mental Health, Tezpur, Assam, India.
2Professor cum Head of the Department, Department of Psychiatric Nursing, LGB Regional Institute of Mental Health, Tezpur, Assam, India.
*Corresponding Author

Published In:   Volume - 12,      Issue - 3,     Year - 2022

A pregnant woman who is stressed during her pregnancy, her child is likely to have emotional, cognitive, behavioural problems in the future. The aim of this review was to have an understanding of stress and its impact on pregnant women and their unborn children. Google Scholar and PubMed were utilized for selecting 20 papers written in the English language. Through this narrative review, it was found that maternal stress was related to a number of factors and it affects the emotional, psycho-behavioural aspects of the child. Hence, awareness on part of the health care providers is essential.

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Pallavi Talukdar, Arunjyoti Baruah. Factors contributing to stress in pregnant women and its Outcome- A Narrative Review. Asian Journal of Nursing Education and Research. 2022; 12(3):279-2. doi: 10.52711/2349-2996.2022.00059

Pallavi Talukdar, Arunjyoti Baruah. Factors contributing to stress in pregnant women and its Outcome- A Narrative Review. Asian Journal of Nursing Education and Research. 2022; 12(3):279-2. doi: 10.52711/2349-2996.2022.00059   Available on:

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