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Table 6 Percentage of mothers reporting problems with the infant’s sleep, crying or feeding

From: Effectiveness of a psycho-educational intervention for expecting parents to prevent postpartum parenting stress, depression and anxiety: a randomized controlled trial

  Intervention
T3 (6 weeks after birth) % reporting problem
Control
T3 (6 weeks after birth) % reporting problem
p-value
T3
Intervention
T4 (10 weeks after birth) % reporting problem
Control
T4 (10 weeks after birth) % reporting problem
p-value
T4
Infant sleep (night) 29.3 32.8 .69 14.5 15.0 .95
Infant sleep (day) 50.0 36.8 .13 34.5 35.0 .96
Infant crying (night) 15.5 11.6 .79 5.5 3.3 .58
Infant crying (day) 31.0 34.5 .69 27.3 21.7 .48
Infant feeding (night) 13.8 5.2 .11 3.6 6.7 .47
Infant feeding (day) 16.2 6.9 .05* 16.4 10.0 .31