The meaning of rituals after a stillbirth: A qualitative study of mothers with a stillborn baby.

@article{Tseng2018TheMO,
  title={The meaning of rituals after a stillbirth: A qualitative study of mothers with a stillborn baby.},
  author={Ying-Fen Tseng and Min-Tao Hsu and Yueh-Tzu Hsieh and Hsiu-Rong Cheng},
  journal={Journal of clinical nursing},
  year={2018},
  volume={27 5-6},
  pages={1134-1142}
}
AIMS AND OBJECTIVES To explore the meaning of rituals that women and their families perform after a stillbirth. BACKGROUND A cultural taboo in Taiwan prohibits discussing death; thus, parents of stillborn babies have no established public mourning or burial ceremonies to perform for their stillborn children. Stillbirths are often treated as if they had… CONTINUE READING