Women's experiences of miscarriage in early pregnancy.

  title={Women's experiences of miscarriage in early pregnancy.},
  author={S S Bansen and H. Stevens},
  journal={Journal of nurse-midwifery},
  volume={37 2},
The purpose of this qualitative study was to identify women's perceptions of their miscarriage experiences. Ten women who had miscarried within the first 15 weeks of their first desired pregnancies were interviewed two to four months after their miscarriages. Taped interviews were examined, using content analysis to delineate categories and themes. Themes were grouped into the following categories: the miscarriage event, dealing with the loss, interacting with outsiders, and facing the future… CONTINUE READING