Physical and emotional stress associated with components of the infertility investigation: perspectives of professionals and patients.

@article{Kopitzke1991PhysicalAE,
  title={Physical and emotional stress associated with components of the infertility investigation: perspectives of professionals and patients.},
  author={E J Kopitzke and Barbara J. Berg and John F. Wilson and David Owens},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  year={1991},
  volume={55 6},
  pages={1137-43}
}
OBJECTIVE The present study examined patients', nurses', and physicians' perceptions of the physical and emotional difficulty of infertility treatment. DESIGN A mail survey method was used. PATIENTS, PARTICIPANTS Participants included 26 patients, 76 nurses, and 71 physicians from infertility clinics in the United States and Canada. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES A rating scale measured the physical and emotional difficulty level of 36 components from the infertility investigation. RESULTS… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 14 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…