Exploratory study on the implementation of guidelines for a safe delivery and satisfaction of women

Priscila Magalhães de Sousa Milfont, Viviane Martins da Silva, Daniel Bruno Resende Chaves, Beatriz Amorim Beltrão
2011 Online Brazilian Journal of Nursing  
Objective: Check the implementation of the guidelines recommended by the Ministry of Health to conduct a safe natural delivery, and investigate women's satisfaction regarding the assistance provided during the process of labor and delivery. Method: Descriptive exploratory study, conducted with 21 mothers attended at a maternity hospital in the country area in Ceará. Data were collected with the aid of instruments that guided the observation of the attitudes of the professionals in relation to
more » ... ls in relation to the woman, and interviews with the mothers. Results: Average age of 23.2 years (±6.2), single and earning less than minimum wage, without previous experience of childbirth other than the natural one. Of the 14 guidelines observed, only three were seen in all situations, these being related to the clarification of doubts of the mother, measures of mother-child affective bond and environment of labor and delivery. Conclusion: Many guidelines are not being met effectively. Milfont PMS, Silva VM ,Chaves DBR , Beltrão BA . ESTUDO EXPLORATÓRIO SOBRE A IMPLEMENTAÇÃO DE DIRETRIZES PARA UM PARTO SEGURO E SATISFAÇÃO DAS MULHERES. Online braz. J. nurs. (Online); 10(3) setdez. 2011. Milfont PMS, Silva VM ,Chaves DBR , Beltrão BA . ESTUDO EXPLORATÓRIO SOBRE A IMPLEMENTAÇÃO DE DIRETRIZES PARA UM PARTO SEGURO E SATISFAÇÃO DAS MULHERES. Online braz. J. nurs. (Online); 10(3) setdez. 2011. the same information about the labor and delivery; settling any possible doubts and helping reduce anxieties, accepting the pregnant woman and her companion in health services, and avoiding the use of unnecessary procedures for the birth of the child.
doi:10.5935/1676-4285.20113493 fatcat:fq22zkimrrbd3ac5dnuerglmoy