Birth preference in women undergoing treatment for childbirth fear: A randomised controlled trial.

@article{Larsson2017BirthPI,
  title={Birth preference in women undergoing treatment for childbirth fear: A randomised controlled trial.},
  author={Birgitta Larsson and Annika Karlstr{\"o}m and Christine Rubertsson and Elin Ternstr{\"o}m and Johanna Ekdahl and Birgitta Segebladh and Ingegerd Hildingsson},
  journal={Women and birth : journal of the Australian College of Midwives},
  year={2017},
  volume={30 6},
  pages={
          460-467
        }
}
BACKGROUND Childbirth fear is the most common underlying reason for requesting a caesarean section without medical reason. The aim of this randomised controlled study was to investigate birth preferences in women undergoing treatment for childbirth fear, and to investigate birth experience and satisfaction with the allocated treatment. METHODS Pregnant women classified with childbirth fear (≥60 on the Fear Of Birth Scale) (n=258) were recruited at one university hospital and two regional… CONTINUE READING
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