Do nurses and midwives have a role in promoting the well-being of patients during their fertility journey? A review of the literature.

@article{Wilson2013DoNA,
  title={Do nurses and midwives have a role in promoting the well-being of patients during their fertility journey? A review of the literature.},
  author={Carol Wilson and Brenda M. Leese},
  journal={Human fertility},
  year={2013},
  volume={16 1},
  pages={2-7}
}
People seeking fertility treatment are exposed to numerous stressors and many professionals are involved in their care. This literature review focuses on the role of nurses and midwives in the promotion of patient's well-being. Key themes identified are the need for continuity of care and support at all stages of treatment, but particularly prior to pregnancy testing, during the ante-natal period and following unsuccessful treatment. Women who conceive through fertility treatment are often… CONTINUE READING

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