Search for dissertations about: "midwife"

Showing result 21 - 25 of 54 swedish dissertations containing the word midwife.

  1. 21. Increasing access to medical abortion

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Women's and Children's Health

    Author : Helena Kopp Kallner; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2012]

    Abstract : Introduction: Unsafe abortion kills approximately 47000 women per year. However, women in high resource settings may also have difficulties in accessing safe abortion facilities due to high cost, a large number of visits required or difficulty in finding an abortion provider. READ MORE

  2. 22. DYSTOCIA IN NULLIPAROUS WOMEN - Incidence, outcomes, risk indicators, and women’s experiences

    University dissertation from Division of Nursing

    Author : Hanne Kjaergaard; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2007]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Dystocia; outcomes; risk indicators; experiences; Grounded Theory; nulliparous women; incidence;

    Abstract : Aim: To estimate the incidence of dystocia, to describe outcomes of labour with dystocia and augmentation, to identify anthropometrical-, life style-, obstetric- and clinical risk indicators for dystocia, to elucidate nulliparous women’s experiences of prolonged labours and to describe some aspects of the midwifery care during labour and delivery. Design: A multi-centre cohort study with prospectively collected data within nine obstetric departments in Denmark. READ MORE

  3. 23. Confidence in Midwifery Midwifery students and midwives’ perspectives

    University dissertation from Sundsvall : Mid Sweden University

    Author : Lena Bäck; Mittuniversitetet.; [2018]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Clinical Practice; Competence; Confidence; Knowledge; Learning; Midwifery; Midwifery education; Midwifery students; Barnmorskestudenter; Barnmorskeutbildning; Klinisk träning; Kompetens; Trygghet; Kunskap; Lärande;

    Abstract : A confident midwife has an impact on a pregnant woman’s clinical outcome and birth experience. Knowledge acquisition, competence, and confidence develops over a lifetime and is of great importance in developing and forming personal skills and allowing the personal traits to grow and mature. READ MORE

  4. 24. Domestic violence and pregnancy : impact on outcome and midwives' awareness of the topic

    University dissertation from Malmö Högskola, Health and Society

    Author : Hafrún Finnbogadóttir; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2011]
    Keywords : MEDICINE; MEDICIN; Medicine; domestic violence; pregnancy; awareness;

    Abstract : Objective: The overall aim of this thesis was to investigate whether selfreported history of violence is associated with increased risk of labour dystocia in nulliparous women at term and to elucidate midwives’ awareness of domestic violence during pregnancy in southern Sweden. Design/Method/Setting/Population: Paper I utilised a population-based multi-centre cohort study design. READ MORE

  5. 25. Negotiating the Normal Birth Norms and Emotions in Midwifery Education

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Jenny Gleisner; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Norms; feelings; emotions; midwifery; midwifery education; student midwives; feeling norms; labor pain; stillbirth; negotiation; categorization work; birthing trajectory; Normer; känslor; barnmorska; barnmorskeutbildning; barnmorskestudenter; känslonormer; förlossningssmärta; dödfödda barn; förhandling; kategoriseringsarbete; förlossningstrajektorier;

    Abstract : Pregnancies and childbirths are not just biological or medical events. Childbirths are also emotionally intense situations, not only for the parents-to-be but also for those who work in delivery care. In addition, pregnancies and childbirths are sociocultural situations; there are norms regarding the normal birth. READ MORE