Chapter 3. The Provision of Support During Childbearing

  1. Rosemary Mander MSc, PhD, RGN, SCM, MTD

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470690437.ch3

Supportive Care and Midwifery

Supportive Care and Midwifery

How to Cite

Mander, R. (2001) The Provision of Support During Childbearing, in Supportive Care and Midwifery, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470690437.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 21 SEP 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632054251

Online ISBN: 9780470690437

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Keywords:

  • childbearing;
  • intrapartum events;
  • pregnancy;
  • stress-related hormones;
  • stress in labour

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Stress in childbearing

  • The effects of support in childbearing

  • Informal carers

  • Conclusion