Search for dissertations about: "maternal personality pattern"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words maternal personality pattern.

  1. 1. Mother and newborn adaptations after birth : Influence of administration of oxytocin and epidural analgesia during labour

    Author : Wibke Jonas; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; Blood pressure; breastfeeding; epidural analgesia; labour; maternal personality pattern; newborn temperature; oxytocin; postpartum; prolactin; skin-to-skin contact.;

    Abstract : Aims This thesis explores postpartum physiological and psychological adaptations in mothers and newborns in the short-and long-term perspective. The thesis further explores the influence of labour ward interventions, such as epidural analgesia (EDA) and exogenous administration of oxytocin on these adaptations. READ MORE

  2. 2. Effects of some ward routines on behavioural and physiological adaptation to breast-feeding

    Author : Eva Nissen; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; Breast-feeding; oxytocin; prolactin; cortisol; Caesarean section; newborn infantbehaviour; pethidine.Stockholm; December 1996;

    Abstract : The overall aim of this thesis was to study how early breast-feeding would be influenced by pethidine given during labour and by an emergency Caesarean section. Eighteen mother-infant pairs which were exposed and 26 which were not exposed to pethidine during labour were observed the first two hours after birth. READ MORE