Effect of health insurance on delivery care utilization and perceived delays and barriers among southern Thai women
- The value of one minute. Radi, Aser García // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;1/8/2011, Vol. 342 Issue 7788, p86
In this article, the author explains why Spanish mothers rushed to deliver their babies before January 1, 2011.
- Choosing The Right Hospital. // Mother & Baby;May2016, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p76
The article offers tips on choosing the right hospitals where a pregnant woman can have her delivery which include referring to a brochure and having the husband involved in choosing the hospital.
- Special delivery. Hill, Susie // Metro (NZ);Dec2002, Issue 258, p128
Reports on the shortage of general practitioner obstetricians (GPO) in Auckland, Australia for helping women in the delivery of their babies. Reasons for the shortage of GPO; Problems faced by pregnant women because of the shortage; Shortcomings of the lead maternity carer system introduced by...
- Special Delivery. Yocom, Katy // Louisville Magazine;Jul2002, Vol. 53 Issue 7, p27
Reports the preference of expectant mothers for nurse-midwives over obstetricians to deliver their babies. Factors influencing the decision; Comparison on the number of births attended by midwives in Europe and the U.S.; Views of expectant mothers on pregnancy.
- Labor Lite. Forte, Tiffany // Working Mother;Mar2010, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p78
The article offers information on the six-week course program offered by Hypnobabies to pregnant women in which hypnotherapy is used to help the mother lessen the pain and stress she would feel during the delivery.
- Effect of Training Preparation for Childbirth on Fear of Normal Vaginal Delivery and Choosing the Type of Delivery Among Pregnant Women in Hamadan, Iran: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Masoumi, Seyedeh Zahra; Kazemi, Farideh; Oshvandi, Khodayar; Jalali, Mozhgan; Esmaeili-Vardanjani, Ali; Rafiei, Hossein // Journal of Family & Reproductive Health;Sep2016, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p115
Objective: To examine effect of an educational program on pregnant women's fear of normal vaginal delivery. Fear of natural childbirth during pregnancy may increase the risk of caesarean section. Educational programs may be effective in reducing women fear of natural childbirth. Materials and...
- Reader's story. // Australian Parents;Oct/Nov2005, p18
Presents an article on child delivery. Problem occurred during a trip in Kenya; Percentage of women who give birth on their due date; Preparedness for labor.
- Use of Prescription Drugs During Pregnancy. Miller, Karl E. // American Family Physician;6/1/2005, Vol. 71 Issue 11, p2194
Discusses research being done on prescription drug use in pregnancy. Reference to a study by S. E. Andrade and colleagues, published in the "American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology"; Percentage of pregnant women who received prescription drugs harmful to the fetus; Number of women who...
- Escaping episiotomy. Roan, Shari // Fit Pregnancy;Oct/Nov2006, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p35
The article presents the results of a review of studies in Australia in which pregnant women were taught to massage the perineal area beginning around the their 34th week. Massaging the perineum during the last month of pregnancy can help in avoiding an episiotomy during vaginal birth. The women...