COVID-19 Pandemic Study

Peer-reviewed Scientific Publications

  • Giesbrecht, G. F., van de Wouw, M., Rioux, C., Lai, B. P. Y., King, S., Tomfohr-Madsen, L., & Lebel, C. (2023). Cumulative effects of pre-pandemic vulnerabilities and pandemic-related hardship on psychological distress among pregnant individuals. General hospital psychiatry, 83, 93–100. doi: 10.1016/j.genhosppsych.2023.04.016
  • Gladstone, M. E., Paquin, V., McLean, M. A., Lequertier, B., Elgbeili, G., Kildea, S., Klimos, C., King, S., & Dahlen, H. G. (2023). Prenatal maternal stress was not associated with birthweight or gestational age at birth during COVID-19 restrictions in Australia: The BITTOC longitudinal cohort study. The Australian & New Zealand journal of obstetrics & gynaecology. doi: 10.1111/ajo.13673. Advance online publication.
  • Pages, N., Gorgui, J., Tchuente, V., Zhao, J-P., Wang, C., Wang, X., Lacasse, A., Coté, S., King, S., Muanda, F., Mufike, Y., Boucoiran, I., Nuyt, A.M., Quach, C., Ferreira, E., Kaul, P., Winquist, B., O’Donnell, K.J., Eltonsy, S., Chateau, D., Hanley, G.E., Oberlander, T., Kassai, B., Mainbourg, S., Bernatsky, S., Vinet, E., Brodeur-Doucet, A., Demers, J., Richébé, P., Zaphiratos, V., & Berard, A.. (2022) The COVID-19 Impact on Maternal Mental Health During Pregnancy: A Comparison Between Canada and China within the CONCEPTION study. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 19, 12386. https://doi.org/10.3390/ ijerph191912386
  • Di Paolo, A.L., King, S., McLean M.A., Lequertier, Elgbeili, G., Kildea, S., & Dahlen, H. G. (2022). Prenatal stress from the COVID-19 pandemic predicts maternal postpartum anxiety as moderated by psychological factors: The Australian BITTOC Study. Journal of Affective Disorders, 314, 68-77. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2022.06.055
  • Lequertier, B., McLean, M.A., Kildea, S., King, S., Keedle, H., Gao, Y., Boyle, J.A., Agho, K., Dahlen, H.G. (2022). Perinatal depression in Australian women during the COVID-19 pandemic: The Birth in the Time of COVID-19 (BITTOC) Study. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 19, 5062 https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph19095062
  • Bérard, A., Gorgui, J., Tchuente, V., Lacasse, A., Gomez, Y-H., Côté, S., King, S. et al. (2022) The COVID-19 pandemic impacted maternal mental health differently depending on pregnancy status and trimester of gestation. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 19, 2926. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph19052926
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