A grief ignored: narratives of pregnancy loss from a male perspective.

@article{McCreight2004AGI,
  title={A grief ignored: narratives of pregnancy loss from a male perspective.},
  author={Bernadette Susan McCreight},
  journal={Sociology of health & illness},
  year={2004},
  volume={26 3},
  pages={
          326-50
        }
}
This paper, utilising a narrative approach, aims to describe the experiences of men whose partner had experienced pregnancy loss, based on data from Northern Ireland. The methodology was based upon observation within pregnancy loss self-help groups and in-depth interviews with 14 men who attended the groups. The study also included interviews with 32 midwives and nurses, with the intention of examining attitudes within the medical context towards bereaved fathers. The impact of pregnancy loss… CONTINUE READING
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