Observing the Childbirth Environment: A Research Model
Article first published online: 31 MAR 2007
Volume 7, Issue 1, pages 15–20, March 1980
How to Cite
Standley, K. and Nicholson, J. (1980), Observing the Childbirth Environment: A Research Model. Birth, 7: 15–20. doi: 10.1111/j.1523-536X.1980.tb01360.x
- Issue published online: 31 MAR 2007
- Article first published online: 31 MAR 2007
ABSTRACT: An instrument for recording naturalistic observations of labor is described. This instrument provides detailed data on the physical state of the laboring woman, and social and medical events which involve her. Uses of the instrument in research and model-building are discussed.