Hitting the Right Notes
Abstract:In this guest editorial, the author discusses her personal birth experiences, how her health-care provider's perceptions affected her care management, and how advocates for mother-friendly maternity care can impact the perceptions of health-care providers, families, and communities by using the most powerful messages about the value of natural birth.
Document Type: Editorial
Publication date: January 1, 2009
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- The Journal of Perinatal Education is the official journal of Lamaze International, whose mission is to promote, support, and protect natural, safe, and healthy birth through education and advocacy. The journal publishes peer-reviewed articles and evidence-based, practical resources that childbirth educators and other health care professionals can use to enhance the quality and effectiveness of their care or teaching to prepare expectant parents for birth.
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