Birth

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December 1998

Volume 25, Issue 4

Pages 213–267

  1. Editorial

    1. Top of page
    2. Editorial
    3. Original Article
    4. Technical Note
    5. Miscellaneous
    1. Doulas: Into the Mainstream of Maternity Care (pages 213–214)

      Version of Record online: 4 JAN 2002 | DOI: 10.1046/j.1523-536X.1998.00213.x

  2. Original Article

    1. Top of page
    2. Editorial
    3. Original Article
    4. Technical Note
    5. Miscellaneous
    1. Can Midwives Reduce Postpartum Psychological Morbidity? A Randomized Trial (pages 215–219)

      Tina Lavender, Stephen A. Walkinshaw and Tina Lavender is a Research Midwife and Stephen Walkinshaw is a Consultant in Feto-Maternal Medicine at the Liverpool Women’s Hospital, Merseyside, England.

      Version of Record online: 4 JAN 2002 | DOI: 10.1046/j.1523-536X.1998.00215.x

    2. Commentary: Reducing Distress After Normal Childbirth (pages 220–221)

      Simon Wessely and Simon Wessely is a Professor in the Department Psychological Medicine, King's College School of Medicine and Institute of Psychiatry, 103 Denmark Hill, London, SE5 8AF, United Kingdom.

      Version of Record online: 4 JAN 2002 | DOI: 10.1046/j.1523-536X.1998.00220.x

    3. Early Postpartum Discharge and Subsequent Breastfeeding (pages 222–225)

      Staffan Janson, Britta Rydberg and Staffan Janson and Britta Rydberg are in the Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Central Hospital, Karlstad, Sweden.

      Version of Record online: 4 JAN 2002 | DOI: 10.1046/j.1523-536X.1998.00222.x

    4. Perineal Outcomes in a Home Birth Setting (pages 226–234)

      Patricia Aikins Murphy, Julie Baker Feinland and Patricia Aikins Murphy is an Associate Research Scientist in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York. Julie Baker Feinland is with Hampshire Obstetrical and Gynecological Associates, Inc., of Northampton, Massachusetts.

      Version of Record online: 4 JAN 2002 | DOI: 10.1046/j.1523-536X.1998.00226.x

    5. Labor Concerns of Women Two Months After Delivery (pages 235–240)

      Eileen R. Fowles and Eileen Fowles is an Assistant Professor in Maternal-Child Nursing at Southern Illinois University, School of Nursing, Edwardsville, Illinois.

      Version of Record online: 4 JAN 2002 | DOI: 10.1046/j.1523-536X.1998.00235.x

    6. First Stage Labor Management: An Examination of Patterned Breathing and Fatigue (pages 241–245)

      Linda C. Pugh, Renee A. Milligan, Sarah Gray, Ora L. Strickland and Linda C. Pugh is Director, Center for Nursing Research, Penn State Geisinger Health System, The Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, and Associate Professor, Department of Health Evaluation Sciences College of Medicine, The Pennsylvania State University, Hershey, Pennsylvania; Renee A. Milligan is Associate Professor at Georgetown University, School of Nursing, Washington, DC; Sarah Gray is a graduate student, Biostatistics Department, The Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland; and Ora L. Strickland is Professor and Independence Foundation Research Chair, Emory University, Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, Atlanta, Georgia.

      Version of Record online: 4 JAN 2002 | DOI: 10.1046/j.1523-536X.1998.00241.x

    7. Experiences of Emergency Cesarean Section: A Phenomenological Study of 53 Women (pages 246–251)

      Elsa Lena Ryding, Klaas Wijma, Barbro Wijma and Elsa Lena Ryding is a consultant at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Central Hospital, Helsingborg, Sweden. Klaas Wijma is a clinical psychologist and associate professor, and Barbro Wijma is a senior consultant and an associate professor, both at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University Hospital, Linköping, Sweden.

      Version of Record online: 4 JAN 2002 | DOI: 10.1046/j.1523-536X.1998.00246.x

    8. Perceptions of Bed Rest by Women with High-Risk Pregnancies: A Comparison Between Home and Hospital (pages 252–258)

      Maureen Heaman, Annette Gupton and Maureen Heaman is Director of Research, Winnipeg Community and Long-Term Care Authority, and Adjunct Professor in the Faculty of Nursing, University of Manitoba; Annette Gupton is an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Nursing, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

      Version of Record online: 4 JAN 2002 | DOI: 10.1046/j.1523-536X.1998.00252.x

  3. Technical Note

    1. Top of page
    2. Editorial
    3. Original Article
    4. Technical Note
    5. Miscellaneous
    1. Decline in U.S. Cesarean Delivery Rate Appears to Stall (pages 259–262)

      Sally C. Curtin, Lola Jean Kozak and Sally Curtin is a statistician in the Reproductive Statistics Branch, Division of Vital Statistics, and Lola Jean Kozak is a health statistician in the Hospital Care Statistics Branch, Division of Health Care Statistics, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Hyattsville, Maryland.

      Version of Record online: 4 JAN 2002 | DOI: 10.1046/j.1523-536X.1998.00259.x

  4. Miscellaneous

    1. Top of page
    2. Editorial
    3. Original Article
    4. Technical Note
    5. Miscellaneous
    1. IN THE LITERATURE : Macrosomia: Can We Prevent Big Problems with Big Babies? (pages 263–267)

      Herbert F. Sandmire, Robert J. Woolley and Herbert Sandmire is in practice with Ob/Gyn Associates of Green Bay, Ltd, 704 S. Webster Ave., Green Bay, Wisconsin 54301; and Robert Woolley is at the Boynton Health Service, University of Minnesota, 410 Church Street, SE, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455.

      Version of Record online: 4 JAN 2002 | DOI: 10.1046/j.1523-536X.1998.00263.x

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