Use of a birth plan within woman-held maternity records: a qualitative study with women and staff in northeast Scotland.

Whitford, H.M., Entwistle, V.A., Van Teijlingen, E., Aitchison, P., Davidson, T., Humphrey, T. and Tucker, J. S., 2014. Use of a birth plan within woman-held maternity records: a qualitative study with women and staff in northeast Scotland. Birth, 41 (3), 283 - 289 .

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DOI: 10.1111/birt.12109

Abstract

Birth plans are written preferences for labor and birth which women prepare in advance. Most studies have examined them as a novel intervention or "outside" formal care provision. This study considered use of a standard birth plan section within a national, woman-held maternity record.

Item Type:Article
ISSN:0730-7659
Uncontrolled Keywords:birth plans ; decision making ; parturition ; patient participation ; prenatal care ; Adult ; Communication ; Decision Making ; Delivery, Obstetric ; Female ; Humans ; Interviews as Topic ; Labor, Obstetric ; Longitudinal Studies ; Maternal Health Services ; Patient Participation ; Patient Preference ; Pregnancy ; Prenatal Care ; Qualitative Research ; Scotland ; Young Adult
Subjects:UNSPECIFIED
Group:School of Health and Social Care
ID Code:23119
Deposited By: Unnamed user with email symplectic@symplectic
Deposited On:04 Feb 2016 14:13
Last Modified:04 Feb 2016 14:13

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