International Journal of
Nursing and Midwifery

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Nurs. Midwifery
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2456
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJNM
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 201

Full Length Research Paper

Salivary cortisol, postpartum psychological status and bonding attachment

Atsuko Kawano
  • Atsuko Kawano
  • Faculty of Nursing, Jichi Medical University Shimotsuke, Tochigi.
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Chihoko Sankai
  • Chihoko Sankai
  • Faculty of Health Sciences, Ibaraki Prefectural University of Health Sciences, Inashiki-gun, Ibaraki 300-0394, Japan.
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  •  Received: 11 January 2022
  •  Accepted: 04 April 2022
  •  Published: 30 April 2022

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