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Nicolino Rossi,* Paola Avveduti,* Nicola Rizzo,** Raffaele Lorusso**
The authors' affiliations are as follows: *Nicolino Rossi, Paola Aweduti, Department of Psychology, **Nicola Rizzo, Raffaele Lorusso, Prenatal Physiopathology Unit, II Institute of Obstetrics, University of Bologna, Viale Berti, Pichat n5, 40127 Bologna, Italy. Address correspondence and reprint requests to Dr. Rossi.
JOURNAL OF PRENATAL AND PERINATAL PSYCHOLOGY AND HEALTH publishes research and clinical articles from the cutting edge of the science of prenatal and perinatal psychology and health. The journal, published quarterly since 1986, is dedicated to the in-depth exploration human reproduction and pregnancy and the mental and emotional development of the unborn and newborn child.