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Table 2 Maternal and paternal Edinburgh Postnatal Depression Scale (EPDS) scores pre-fetoscopic laser ablation (FLA), post-FLA and postnatally

From: Parental attachment and depressive symptoms in pregnancies complicated by twin-twin transfusion syndrome: a cohort study

 Maternal pre-FLA (n = 24)Maternal post-FLA (n = 8)Maternal postnatal (n = 5)Paternal pre-FLA (n = 23)Paternal post-FLA (n = 7)Paternal postnatal (n = 5)
Total EPDS score median (IQR)12.5* (7–17)12.5† (9.5–17.5)4 (3–7)8* (5–11.5)6† (4.5–9.5)3 (2–9)
Number of participants above cut-off n/N (%)10/24 (41.7)4/8 (50.0)0/5 (0.0)6/23 (26.1)1/7 (14.2)1/5 (20.0)
  1. *p = 0.01 pre-FLA: maternal vs paternal, †p = 0.02 post-FLA: maternal vs paternal