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Journal of Clinical Nursing and Midwifery 2017, __VOLUME_4_(_3_ISSUE__): 23-36 Back to browse issues page
Prediction of labour based on psychological hardiness, social support and resiliency in Bushehr nulliparous women
Soheila Rostami *, Seyyed Asghar Mousavi, Seyyed Mousa Golestane
Boushehr Branch, Islamic Azad University, Boushehr, I.R. Iran , hamid_sk2003@yahoo.com
Abstract:   (874 Views)

Background and aims: Delivery in addition to being stressful situations for a pregnant person, it is an important phenomenon in the life of the mother and pain result from it, is unavoidable and is also more severe and longer in nulliparous women. Due to unfavorable labor, to investigate the factors influencing is important.

Methods: This research is a correlation study that for the implementation among nulliparous women referred for delivery to Bushehr Persian Gulf Martyrs Hospital, a sample of 120 subjects was selected by convenience sampling in the period between February 2016 and June 2016. Samples were evaluated using Percent Behavioral Intensity (PBI), Visual Analogue Scale (VAS), Ahvaz hardiness inventory (AHI), Connor-Davidson Resilience Scale (CD-RISC) and Philips Social Support Inventory (PSSI). The data were analyzed using linear regression analysis with enter and stepwise method by SPSS.

Results: The results showed that psychological hardiness, social support and resiliency are able to predict the severity of visual and behavioral changes of feeling labor pains in nulliparous women, So that these variables have a positive effect on labor in nulliparous women.

Conclusion: According to research findings, it seems to promote resiliency, hardiness and social support in a pregnant woman can be effective in pain management and by overcoming on negative emotions and fear is provided a pleasure experience for women. It affects to prefer a normal delivery compared to cesarean section.

Keywords: Labor, Psychological hardiness, Social support, Resilience.
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Type of Study: Orginal Article | Subject: General
Received: 2016/10/7 | Accepted: 2017/01/24 | Published: 2017/07/4

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