Societal attitude and behaviours towards women with disabilities in rural Nepal: pregnancy, childbirth and motherhood

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Devkota, H. R. ; Kett, M. ; Groce, N. (2019)
  • Publisher: BMC
  • Journal: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth (issn: 1471-2393)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1186/s12884-019-2171-4
  • Subject: RG1-991 | Disability | Pregnancy | Societal attitude | Gynecology and obstetrics | Nepal | Motherhood | Societal attitude, Disability, Pregnancy, Motherhood, Nepal

Abstract Background This study reviews the attitudes and behaviours in rural Nepalese society towards women with disabilities, their pregnancy, childbirth and motherhood. Society often perceives people with disabilities as different from the norm, and women with disabil... View more
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