Being a bridge : Swedish antenatal care midwives’ encounters with Somali-born women and questions of violence; a qualitative study

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Byrskog, Ulrika ; Olsson, Pia ; Essén, Birgitta ; Klingberg-Allvin, Marie (2015)
  • Publisher: Uppsala universitet
  • Journal: volume 15 (issn: 1471-2393, eissn: 1471-2393)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4299129, doi: 10.1186/s12884-015-0429-z
  • Subject: Antenatal care midwife | Research Article | Public Health, Global Health, Social Medicine and Epidemiology | Qualitative method | Obstetrics and Gynaecology | Person-centered | Networking | Folkhälsovetenskap, global hälsa, socialmedicin och epidemiologi | Somali born women | Communication | Trustful relationships | Violence

BACKGROUND: Violence against women is associated with serious health problems, including adverse maternal and child health. Antenatal care (ANC) midwives are increasingly expected to implement the routine of identifying exposure to violence. An increase of Somali born r... View more
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