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Table 5 Scores in the clinical range on measures of psychological functioning (n; per cent)

From: The contribution of Australian residential early parenting centres to comprehensive mental health care for mothers of infants: evidence from a prospective study

  Admission (n = 77) 1 month (n = 61) 6 months (n = 58)
POMS anxiety (>19) 15 (20%) 5 (8%) 4 (7%)
POMS depression (>23) 14 (18%) 8 (13%) 4 (7%)
POMS irritability (>13) 24 (31%) 14 (23%) 10 (18%)
POMS fatigue (>12) 53 (69%) 26 (43%) 20 (35%)
POMS confusion (>13) 26 (34%) 9 (15%) 4 (7%)
POMS vigour (<11) 38 (49%) 20 (33%) 14 (25%)
EPDS >12 31 (39%) 11 (18%) 7 (12%)