TITLE

PARTNER'S LAW

AUTHOR(S)
Davim, Rejane Marie Barbosa
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Journal of Nursing UFPE / Revista de Enfermagem UFPE;Mar2011, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on several issues related to humanization of quality care in childbirth. She is critical on various aspects of childbirth such as recognizing cultural and social aspects of birth and labor. Meanwhile, she agrees that women should have the right to choose their companion during childbirth. She adds that the presence of a family member during childbirth and labor is comforting, wherein it can aid in the promotion of emotional and physical well-being.
ACCESSION #
60978987

 

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