BTF Medical Research Grant recipient Subecha Bhusal and her team’s research findings have been published in the Journal of Nepal Health Research Council, a peer-reviewed medical journal. The study entitled “Violence against women by their husband and postpartum depression” was a prospective cohort study conducted among pregnant women of reproductive age group. This study did not show any significant association of violence against women with postpartum depression among Nepalese population.
BTF Medical research grants are aimed to encourage evidence based medical practice among physicians in developing countries. BTF provides medical research grants to medical students and doctors from Nepal.