Table 4: Correlations between romantic attachment styles and the EPDS score in both groups ().

Romantic attachment stylesPND ( = 89)C ( = 89)
EPDS mean score (SD)EPDS mean score (SD)

Secure3715.16 (3.08)805.53 (3.18)
Dismissing1415.79 (4.28)37.33 (2.08)
Preoccupied1218.50 (4.14)57.40 (2.61)
Fearful-Avoidant2619.19 (4.77)13 (0)

PND: perinatal depression group; C: control group. : number of subjects.
value = 0.001; ANOVA: ; SD = standard deviation.