Developing maternal self-efficacy for feeding preterm babies in the neonatal unit.

@article{Swanson2012DevelopingMS,
  title={Developing maternal self-efficacy for feeding preterm babies in the neonatal unit.},
  author={Vivien Swanson and Helen Nicol and Rhona McInnes and Helen Cheyne and Helen Mactier and Elizabeth Callander},
  journal={Qualitative health research},
  year={2012},
  volume={22 10},
  pages={1369-82}
}
Developing maternal self-efficacy offsets negative psychological consequences of premature birth, improving maternal well-being. We investigated women's experiences in a neonatal unit (NNU) in Scotland in semistructured interviews with 19 primiparous mothers of preterm babies. We explored their experience of preterm birth and development of self-efficacy in… CONTINUE READING