KEJADIAN DEPRESI POST PARTUM DI POLINDES PUSKESMAS PONED KABUPATEN MALANG
Post partum depression is a mood disorder that appears immediately after the women gave birth in the past 4 weeks . In women who have postpartum depression, interest and reduced interest in the baby, the baby is unable to recognize the need to respond so positively as expected because they feel helpless or incapable. Aims : determine the magnitude of the incidence of postpartum depression experienced by 3-7 days post partum, especially for mothers who are in Polindes PONED Malang Public Health Center. Study design used was descriptive survey. The population is around 3-7 days post partum mothers in June-July 2012 as many as 134 people. Samples totaling 100 postpartum mothers who met the inclusion criteria and were taken by multistage sampling. Instrument used was a questionnaire Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale. The results showed that of the 100 respondents are mothers, 43% who experience postpartum depression. The analysis using Incidence Rate, as many as 321 people found the calculation of maternal postpartum days 3-7 1000 3-7 days post partum mothers who experience postpartum depression.
Keywords: Post Partum depression, Incidence