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Phat Prapawichar (Assumption University Press, 2016)
Episiotomy is widely performed as a 'routine' procedure during childbirth. The potential benefits for the use of the episiotomy include the prevention of severe perineal lacerations and pelvic floor relaxation. Evidently, episiotomy procedure may increase the likelihood of severe perineal pain, healing outcomes, and third or fourth degree tears. In spite of all these factors this procedure still remains a clinical practice and as part of normal delivery. The aim of this study was to investigate the rate of episiotomy and perineal outcomes ...
Postpartum depression: a comparison of knowledge and attitude between the family members of postpartum women Patcharee Juntaruksa; Phat Prapawichar; Chettha Kaewprom (Assumption University Press, 2017)
Postpartum Depression (PPD) is a common complication that mostly occurs during the postpartum period with the consequence of negative health outcomes for women and infants as well as other family members. The relatives of women are the first group that can notice abnormal signs and symptoms of PPD after discharge from the hospital. This study was a cross-sectional survey, aiming to explore knowledge and attitudes of 400 postpartum women’s family members regarding PPD. A self-administered survey questionnaire was used for data collection. Data ...
The Study of Mental Health Literacy Regarding, Postpartum Depression Among Relatives of Postpartum Women Phat Prapawichar; Patcharee Juntaruksa (Assumption University, 2015)
Phat Prapawichar; Patcharee Juntaruksa (2017)
Background: Involving patient in decision making for their care can enhance satisfaction and promote health outcomes in particular in the nursing fields. As The World Health Organization Principles of Perinatal Care has recommended that care should involve women in decision making. This principle strongly endorses for improving effective perinatal care. Decision making regard to treatment options is a concept that has increased widespread appeals to healthcare providers and users in recent year. Evidently, patient involvement in decision ...