Assessment of a woman’s mental state in the postpartum period


The article is devoted to the debatable issue of mandatory implementation of clinical recommendations and their legal status. The article explains whether clinical recommendations form mandatory requirements, the implementation of which carried out within the framework of state quality control and safety of medical activities.

Keywords:postpartum conditions; mental disorders of the postpartum period; referral to a psychologist

Funding. The study had no sponsor support.

Conflict of interest. The author declares no conflict of interest.

For citation: Sukhanova E.I., Sizova I.S. Assessment of a woman’s mental state in the postpartum period. Neonatologiya: novosti, mneniya, obuchenie [Neonatology: News, Opinions, Training]. 2023; 11 (4): 48–52. DOI: (in Russian)


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Degtyarev Dmitriy Nikolaevich
Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor, Deputy Director for Scientific Research of the V.I. Kulakov Obstetrics, Gynecology and Perinatology National Medical Research Center of Ministry of Healthсаre of the Russian Federation, Head of the Chair of Neonatology at the Clinical Institute of Children's Health named after N.F. Filatov, I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University, Chairman of the Ethics Committee of the Russian Society of Neonatologists, Moscow, Russian Federation

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