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Women's experiences of termination for fetal abnormality in a United Kingdom hospital setting: a systematic review protocol

Newton, Victoria Louise and Murphy, Sam (2015). Women's experiences of termination for fetal abnormality in a United Kingdom hospital setting: a systematic review protocol. JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports, 13(9) pp. 159–167.

DOI (Digital Object Identifier) Link: https://doi.org/10.11124/jbisrir-2015-2289
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Abstract

REVIEW QUESTION / OBJECTIVE

The objective of this review is to explore women's experiences of a termination of pregnancy for fetal abnormality in a United Kingdom hospital setting.

INCLUSION CRITERIA

Types of participants

This review will consider studies that include women who have undergone a termination for fetal abnormality in a United Kingdom hospital setting.

Types of intervention(s)/phenomena of interest

The phenomena of interest for this review are the experiences of women undergoing a termination for a fetal abnormality.

Context

The studies that are included in this review will be United Kingdom-based and will cover women’s experiences of termination of fetal abnormality. Included will be any research which considers the following:
•Diagnosis of abnormality
•Experiences in hospital of termination
•Follow-up services provided by the hospital

Item Type: Journal Item
Copyright Holders: 2015 Joanna Briggs Institute
ISSN: 2202-4433
Keywords: termination; abortion; fetal abnormality/anomaly; hospital care; qualitative research
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS) > Health, Wellbeing and Social Care > Health and Social Care
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS) > Health, Wellbeing and Social Care
Item ID: 44814
Depositing User: Sam Murphy
Date Deposited: 16 Nov 2015 09:04
Last Modified: 11 Jun 2019 10:26
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/44814
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