Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://doi.org/10.21256/zhaw-22915
Publication type: Conference poster
Type of review: Peer review (abstract)
Title: "zäme schwanger" : group prenatal care from theory to practice : a programme for midwifery students
Authors: Friedli, Beatrice
Koch, Ramona
Albert, Katherina
Grieder, Sandra
Storni, Virginia Serena
et. al: Yes
DOI: 10.21256/zhaw-22915
Conference details: 32nd ICM Virtual Triennial Congress, online, 30 June 2021
Issue Date: 9-Jun-2021
Publisher / Ed. Institution: ZHAW Zürcher Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften
Language: English
Subjects: "zäme schwanger"; Centering pregnancy; Group prenatal care; Practical midwifery training
Subject (DDC): 618: Gynecology, obstetrics and midwifery
Abstract: CenteringPregnancy®, a group prenatal care programme which has been successfully established in several countries, has demonstrated positive outcomes such as fewer cases of induced labour and less need for pain medication during childbirth (Rijnders et al., 2019). This care model combines medical examinations and health promotion, while also connecting pregnant women and their families (Schindler Rising & Houde Quimby, 2017). So-called “centering groups” support women’s self-management in coping with everyday issues and help them prepare for motherhood. In the German region of Switzerland, the ZHAW Institute of Midwifery has initiated “zäme schwanger” (Pregnant Together), a programme providing practical midwifery training for student midwives at ZHAW, who offer prenatal care followed by group meetings, in which they are supervised by experienced midwifery lecturers.
URI: https://digitalcollection.zhaw.ch/handle/11475/22915
Fulltext version: Published version
License (according to publishing contract): Licence according to publishing contract
Departement: School of Health Sciences
Organisational Unit: Institute of Midwifery (IHB)
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