The anxiety caused due to the behavioural, psychological changes, stress undergone by new mother. The usual symptoms include anger, sadness, loss of appetite, insomnia, hopelessness, disinterest, self-harming or harming the child etc. PPD is a complication seen mostly in recent years as it is affecting 1.3 million moms every year. It is affecting the families and causing strain in relationships. They are treatable and can be maintained by seeking professional help and antidepressant medications. There are various factors responsible for this like personality, stress involved, family history, complications, financial crisis etc.
High-impact journals are those considered to be highly influential in their respective fields. The impact factor of journal provides quantitative assessment tool for grading, evaluating, sorting and comparing journals of similar kind. It reflects the average number of citations to recent articles published in science and social science journals in a particular year or period, and is frequently used as a proxy for the relative importance of a journal within its field. It is first devised by Eugene Garfield, the founder of the Institute for Scientific Information.The impact factor of a journal is evaluated by dividing the number of current year citations to the source items published in that journal during the previous two years.
Last date updated on June, 2014