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Does haptotherapy benefit mother-child bonding in women with high fear of childbirth?

Objective: To evaluate the effect of haptotherapy during pregnancy on mother-child bonding (MCB). Population or Sample: Primigravida and multigravida (N = 73). Methods: Data were obtained from a randomized controlled trial study on treatment for severe fear of

Haptotherapy as a new intervention for treating fear of childbirth: a randomized controlled trial

Objective: To evaluate the effect of haptotherapy on severe fear of childbirth in pregnant women. Design: Randomized controlled trial. Setting: Community midwifery practices and a teaching hospital in the Netherlands. Population or Sample: Primi- and multigravi

Severe Fear of Childbirth: Its Features, Assesment, Prevalence, Determinants, Consequences and Possible Treatments

Abstract: The review summarizes the relevant literature regarding fear of childbirth. A substantial number of (pregnant) women are more or less afraid of childbirth and a significant minority; report a severe fear of childbirth. The focus will be on definition problems, i

Treatment of severe fear of childbirth with haptotherapy: design of a multicenter randomized controlled trial

Background: About six percent of pregnant women suffer from severe fear of childbirth. These women are at increased risk of obstetric labor and delivery interventions and pre- and postpartum complications, e.g., preterm delivery, emergency caesarean section, caesarean sec

Four-Dimensional Symptom Questionnaire (4DSQ) in the Primary Healthcare Practice of Therapists

In primary healthcare the 4DSQ is meaningful for screening for Distress, Depression, Anxiety, and Somatization in order to start an adequate form of treatment or to take measures in terms of consultation an/or referral.

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