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A psychospiritual, family-centered theory of care for mothers in the NICU.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  23045754     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Weighing less than three pounds four ounces, very low birthweight infants account for 1.4% of births and 46% of infant deaths in the U.S. Mothers of these infants often endure significant suffering while witnessing their children struggle for life. By examining their psychological and theological needs, and drawing on a mother's lived experience, this article develops a psychospiritual, family-centered theory of care to aid chaplains in providing spiritual care to mothers in the NICU.
Jill L Snodgrass
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The journal of pastoral care & counseling : JPCC     Volume:  66     ISSN:  1542-3050     ISO Abbreviation:  J Pastoral Care Counsel     Publication Date:  2012 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-10-10     Completed Date:  2012-11-29     Revised Date:  2013-04-26    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101144384     Medline TA:  J Pastoral Care Counsel     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  2     Citation Subset:  H    
Pastoral Counseling Department, Loyola University Maryland, Columbia, Maryland 21045, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Adaptation, Psychological
Chaplaincy Service, Hospital / ethics*,  methods
Clergy / ethics*,  methods
Infant, Newborn
Infant, Very Low Birth Weight*
Intensive Care Units, Neonatal / organization & administration
Models, Psychological*
Mothers / psychology*
Pastoral Care / ethics*,  methods
Professional-Patient Relations*
United States

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