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Ethnic differences in women's worries about labour and birth.

Abstract:

OBJECTIVE: To describe the worries experienced by pregnant Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) women about labour and birth and compare their experience to that of White women. DESIGN: Data were collected in England in a survey of experience of maternity care. A random sample of 4800 women selected from birth registration records and questionnaires were mailed at three months postpartum. A total of 2960 (63%) completed a checklist of common worries about labour and birth. For 2765 there were com...

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Redshaw, M More by this author
Heikkilä, K More by this author
Journal:
Ethnicity and health
Volume:
16
Issue:
3
Pages:
213-223
Publication date:
2011-06-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1465-3419
ISSN:
1355-7858
URN:
uuid:35a88b18-20f9-4fd5-9bf9-72a6be848cdc
Source identifiers:
244399
Local pid:
pubs:244399

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