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Posterior Perineral Injuries - Midwives' Management and Experiences of the Second Stage of Labour in Relation to Perineal Outcome


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Title: Posterior Perineral Injuries - Midwives' Management and Experiences of the Second Stage of Labour in Relation to Perineal Outcome
Authors: Edqvist, Malin
E-mail: malin.edqvist@gu.se
Issue Date: 4-Apr-2017
University: University of Gothenburg. Sahlgrenska Academy
Institution: Institute of Health and Care Sciences
Parts of work: I. Edqvist M, Blix E, Hegaard H.K, Ólafsdottir O.A, Hildingsson I, Ingversen K, Mollberg M, Lindgren H. Perineal injuries and birth positions among 2992 women with a low risk pregnancy who opted for a home birth. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth. 2016;16(1):196.
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Edqvist M, Lindgren H, Lundgren I. Midwives' lived experience of a birth where the woman suffers an obstetric anal sphincter injury - a phenomenological study. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth. 2014;14:258.
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Edqvist M, Hildingsson I, Mollberg M, Lundgren I, Lindgren H. Midwives' Management during the Second Stage of Labor in Relation to Second-Degree Tears - An Experimental Study. Birth. 2016;44(1):86-94
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Edqvist M, Rådestad I, Lundgren I, Mollberg M, Lindgren H. Directive, Supportive or both - Practices used by Midwives during the Second Stage of Labor to Facilitate Birth. Manuscript
Date of Defence: 2017-05-02
Disputation: Tisdagen den 2 maj 2017, kl 13.00, Sal Europa, Wallenbergs konferenscentrum, Medicinargatan 20, Göteborg
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (Health Care Sciences)
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: Perineal trauma
Midwifery
Woman-centered care
Second stage of labour
Intervention study
Phenomenology
Abstract: Women commonly sustain some form of perineal and vaginal injury when giving birth. Posterior perineal injuries have short- and long-term consequences for women which may lead to reduced quality of life. AIM: The aim of this thesis was to investigate midwives’ management and experiences of the second stage of labour in relation to perineal injuries of different severity. Furthermore, the aim was to evaluate whether an intervention based on woman-centred care reduces second-degree tears in primip... more
ISBN: 978-91-629-0083-0 (Print)
978-91-629-0084-7 (PDF)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/51746
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