publication . Article . 2016

Psychological determinants of life satisfaction in women undergoing infertility treatment

Aleksandra Anna Dembińska;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Jan 2016 Journal: Health Psychology Report (issn: 2353-4184, eissn: 2353-5571, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Termedia Publishing House
Abstract
Background Infertility treatment is a long-term process, spread out over months, or even years, and carries no guarantee of success. It generates an incessant state of uncertainty which becomes a chronic state of psychological discomfort. Each stage of treatment may become a source of more trouble. Women deciding to undergo infertility treatment are exposed to many negative feelings concerning different aspects of their life. Participants and procedure The present study was an attempt to understand psychological determinants of life satisfaction in women undergoing infertility treatment. The study group included 470 women treated for infertility. Results Patient...
Subjects
free text keywords: infertility, satisfaction of life, acceptance, Medicine, R, Psychology, BF1-990, medicine.disease, Life satisfaction, Feeling, media_common.quotation_subject, media_common, Gynecology, medicine.medical_specialty, Psychiatry, business.industry, business
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