TITLE

psychoprophylactic preparation for childbirth

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1811
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "psychoprophylactic preparation for childbirth" is presented. It refers to the mental and physical training of the mother in preparation for delivery. The purpose of the preparation is to drive away the fear of pain and to deliver a healthy child.
ACCESSION #
21242779

 

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