Assessment of Psychological status of Infertile Women in Erbil Kurdistan Region

Authors

  • Abdulqader H. Hamad Gardi

Abstract

ABSTRACT

Objectives: This study was conducted to assess the psychological status on infertile women.

Methods: A descriptive study was conducted on 200 infertile women who attending to infertility center in Erbil City since the period of 2nd February 2005 to 6th April 2005.

Results: These results showed that (68%) infertile women were having higher level of anxiety. Anxiety is the psychological problems which have been most commonly investigated, most of the infertile (49%) women had a depression.

Conclusion: There were high percentage of infertile women had psychological disturbances (abnormal level of anxiety, depression, and low self-esteem).

Recommendation: the study recommended that Establish highly specialized infertility center to provide infertility treatment and psychological counseling to all infertile women.

Keywords: Infertility, Women, Anxiety, depression

 

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Published

2014-02-23

How to Cite

Gardi, A. H. H. (2014). Assessment of Psychological status of Infertile Women in Erbil Kurdistan Region. Kufa Journal for Nursing Sciences, 3(1). Retrieved from https://journal.uokufa.edu.iq/index.php/kjns/article/view/2413