Barriers and facilitators to attending pre-pregnancy care services: the ATLANTIC-DIP experience.

@article{OHiggins2014BarriersAF,
  title={Barriers and facilitators to attending pre-pregnancy care services: the ATLANTIC-DIP experience.},
  author={Siobh{\'a}n O'Higgins and Brian E McGuire and Ebtihal H. Mustafa and Fidelma Dunne},
  journal={Diabetic medicine : a journal of the British Diabetic Association},
  year={2014},
  volume={31 3},
  pages={
          366-74
        }
}
AIMS Pre-pregnancy care programmes can help to reduce morbidity and mortality associated with pregnancy in women with diabetes. However, uptake of a free pre-pregnancy care programme along the Irish Atlantic seaboard was only 30%. This study sought to better understand why women with diabetes mellitus (Type 1 and Type 2) choose to attend pre-pregnancy care services and to identify perceived barriers to attendance. METHODS A participative health research method called the participative… CONTINUE READING
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