Perceptions of women's feelings about PE

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Re : Perceptions of women's feelings about PE

Postby jend01 » Wed Dec 30, 2009 09:47 am

Yep, I agree. I wish my Docs would have told me more.

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Re : Perceptions of women's feelings about PE

Postby mellybute » Tue Dec 29, 2009 11:53 pm

You think? LOL

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Re : Perceptions of women's feelings about PE

Postby kara » Tue Dec 29, 2009 09:17 pm

Nice one! This kind of goes hand in hand with our Survey results about Preeclampsia education reducing morbidity and mortality, right?

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Perceptions of women's feelings about PE

Postby caryn » Tue Dec 29, 2009 08:55 pm

The perception of the gravity of the disease coupled to the little information given during treatment increased fear amongst these women. Health professionals making high risk prenatal assistance more humanised (especially regarding preeclampsia) could facilitate an approach which would take the disease's emotional dimension into account during pregnant and postpartum women's clinical appointments.



Yes, telling us what's going on would *make it less scary*, kthx.

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