ChildbirthJoy Research




Association of Ontario Midwives

Poster Presentation May 2014

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Hypnosis for Childbirth:

A retrospective survey of birth outcome

using prenatal self-hypnosis

2001

Shawn Gallagher, BA, BCH


Objective: To assess the effects of prenatal hypnosis classes on the length of labour, use of pain medication, intervention rates, maternal pain perception and maternal satisfaction.

Design: Retrospective survey completed by the woman and her partner.

Subjects: Self-referred clients, nulliparous (first baby) and low risk.

Setting: Toronto, Canada


Women who would use this method again: 96%, n=43


This research is the property of ChildbirthJoy and

Shawn Gallagher.

If you wish to use this research on your website,

                        please contact Shawn Gallagher at:

http://www.childbirthjoy.com/Contact.html




More Research


Randomized Control trials on using hypnosis for birth preparation:


http://www.childbirthjoy.com/hypnosis_research.html




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