Midwife/client relationship: midwives' perspectives.

  title={Midwife/client relationship: midwives' perspectives.},
  author={HughMoreland McCrea and V C Crute},
  volume={7 4},
This study set out to explore midwives' understanding of the factors which affected the development of a therapeutic relationship with clients. A qualitative approach was adopted for the study to avoid placing predetermined categories upon midwives' perceptions. Because of the qualitative nature of the study in-depth interviews were conducted to allow midwives to explore in depth their perceptions of the research topic. Themes identified within the interview data indicated conflicting needs… CONTINUE READING

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