Mothers’ reproductive and medical history misinformation practices as strategies against healthcare providers’ domination and humiliation in maternal care decision-making interactions: an ethnographic study in Southern Ghana

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Yevoo, Linda L.; Agyepong, Irene A.; Gerrits, Trudie; van Dijk, Han;
  • Publisher: BioMed Central
  • Journal: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth,volume 18 (eissn: 1471-2393)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC6029400, doi: 10.1186/s12884-018-1916-9
  • Subject: Empowerment | Research Article | Pregnant women | A - open article in open journal | Care decision-making | Respectful maternal care | Power | Ethnography | Ghana

Background Pregnant women can misinform or withhold their reproductive and medical information from providers when they interact with them during care decision-making interactions, although, the information clients reveal or withhold while seeking care plays a critical ... View more
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