TITLE

Supporting and Educating the Family Experiencing Bedrest During Pregnancy

AUTHOR(S)
Johns, Lisa
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
International Journal of Childbirth Education;Mar2006, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Each year in the United States, thousands of women are put on bedrest as a result of complications in their pregnancies. Multiple gestations, unexplained bleeding, placenta previa, incompetent cervix, and preterm labor are all indications for bedrest. This article explores the different variations of bedrest prescribed, developing a curriculum for bedrest clients, and how to give them the support they need through this very difficult time.
ACCESSION #
20317597

 

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