Predictors of Childbirth Pain and Maternal Satisfaction


There is little multivariate, multiphasic research on childbirth pain and satisfaction. We explored the relationship of demographic, medical, psychological, and environmental variables at different times to multiple indices of pain and satisfaction in 70 primiparae and multiparae. Induced labor, desirability of pregnancy, and coach's helpfulness predicted… (More)
DOI: 10.1023/A:1025526610524

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