The affecting factors of childbirth fear for pregnant women admitted to a health center and university hospital in Turkey


Kaya D., EVCİLİ F.

JOURNAL OF HEALTH RESEARCH, vol.34, no.5, pp.389-397, 2020 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1108/jhr-07-2019-0147
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF HEALTH RESEARCH
  • Page Numbers: pp.389-397

Abstract

Purpose - Fear of birth may cause perinatal complication, increased risk of intervention and need for analgesia, delayed mother-infant attachment process and deterioration of spouse relationship. The purpose of this study was to determine the affecting factors and childbirth fears of Turkish pregnant women.