Table 4: Characteristics of included studies for stillbirth (a) and stillbirth with neonatal death (b).

Authors year, country, and author listing in reference listMethodsReproductive loss, Participants and control for Prereproductive lossOutcomes measurementsQuality

(a) Stillbirth

(46) Cacciatore (2007), USA [98]RStillbirth 47
Prereproductive loss mental health parameters statistically not controlled
IES-R

(47) Hughes et al. (2002), UK [56]
Note. This study was chosen over [4851] because of the highest quality rating/reported more participants/data.
P65 pregnant women, with prior stillbirth, 60 controls
Prereproductive loss mental health parameters statistically controlled
PTSD-1 Interview

(b) Stillbirth and neonatal death

(48) Uren and Wastell (2002), Australia [99]RStillbirth and neonatal loss; 109 women
Prereproductive loss mental health parameters statistically not controlled
IES-R