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The crisis of pregnancy loss: a team approach to support.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1388435     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
When a pregnancy loss occurs, a woman and her family may require help to facilitate grieving. Several support strategies can be recommended. We established a volunteer, hospital-based perinatal crisis support group that provides intervention, assists clients in moving through the period of disorganization, and offers information and support. Four examples illustrate the work of the group and its collaboration with personnel in other departments and agencies. Guidelines are provided for the establishment of a support team.
Y Brown
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Birth (Berkeley, Calif.)     Volume:  19     ISSN:  0730-7659     ISO Abbreviation:  Birth     Publication Date:  1992 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1992-10-29     Completed Date:  1992-10-29     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8302042     Medline TA:  Birth     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  82-9     Citation Subset:  N    
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MeSH Terms
Fetal Death*
Hospitals, University
Organizational Objectives
Parents / psychology*
Patient Care Team*
Self-Help Groups / organization & administration*
Comment In:
Birth. 1992 Jun;19(2):89-91   [PMID:  1388436 ]

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