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OBJECTIVE to explore women's fears during pregnancy following conception via assisted reproductive technology (ART). METHODS 19 expectant first-time mothers were interviewed during the third trimester of pregnancy using a semi-structured schedule. Perceptions of and feelings about pregnancy were assessed. Content analysis was used to identify themes and(More)
BACKGROUND Pregnancies achieved through medical treatments following a period of infertility may demand extra emotional and practical investment from women. AIM This paper aims at understanding the experience of pregnancy after Assisted Reproductive Technology, and exploring whether this experience is affected by previous failed infertility treatments. (More)
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