Uncertain Motherhood Negotiating the Risks of the Childbearing Years

by Peggy-Anne Field

Uncertain Motherhood Negotiating the Risks of the Childbearing Years Synopsis

Uncertain Motherhood presents research on maternal behaviour among women who have less than optimal outcomes in pregnancy. The contributors examine mothers' reactions to infertility, unwanted pregnancy, `at-risk' pregnancy, stillbirth, birth of a preterm baby and the birth of a baby with a birth defect. The purpose of the book is to develop an understanding of the women's experiences in order to assist caregivers in the provision informed care.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780803955653
Publication date: 4th August 1994
Author: Peggy-Anne Field
Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 320 pages
Categories: Community nursing, Gynaecology & obstetrics, Medical research, Public health & preventive medicine,

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