Grylka-Baeschlin, S., Van Teijlingen, E. and Gross, M.M., 2014. Cultural differences in postnatal quality of life among German-speaking women - a prospective survey in two countries. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 14, 277 - .
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Assessment of quality of life after childbirth is an important health-outcome measurement for new mothers and is of special interest in midwifery. The Mother-Generated Index (MGI) is a validated instrument to assess postnatal quality of life. The tool has not been applied for making a cross-cultural comparison before. This study investigated (a) responses to the MGI in German-speaking women in Germany and Switzerland; and (b) associations between MGI scores on the one hand and maternity and midwifery care on the other.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Mother-Generated Index, Postpartum, Wellbeing, Midwifery, Germany, Switzerland|
|Group:||Faculty of Health & Social Sciences|
|Deposited By:||Unnamed user with email symplectic@symplectic|
|Deposited On:||05 Nov 2014 09:13|
|Last Modified:||17 Jun 2015 09:21|
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