Just another day in a woman's life? Women's long-term perceptions of their first birth experience. Part I.

@article{Simkin1991JustAD,
  title={Just another day in a woman's life? Women's long-term perceptions of their first birth experience. Part I.},
  author={P. Simkin},
  journal={Birth},
  year={1991},
  volume={18 4},
  pages={
          203-10
        }
}
  • P. Simkin
  • Published 1991
  • Medicine
  • Birth
  • This study explored and analyzed the long-term impact of the birth experience on a group of 20 women from the natural childbirth culture of the late 1960s and early 1970s. [...] Key Method The data consisted of 1) a structured labor and birth questionnaire and an unstructured account of their experiences written shortly after their babies were born; 2) a similar questionnaire and account written 15 to 20 years later; and 3) a transcribed one- to one-and-a-half-hour interview during which each woman's memories…Expand Abstract
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