TITLE

Leboyer method

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1216
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "Leboyer method" is presented. It refers to an approach to childbirth that employs a darkened, quiet and peaceful environment. Central to this method is the physical contact between the mother and the child immediately after delivery. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21233910

 

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