Interventions for fear of childbirth (tocophobia)

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O'Connell, Maeve A.
O'Neill, Sinéad M.
Dempsey, Eugene M.
Khashan, Ali S.
Leahy-Warren, Patricia
Smyth, Rebecca M. D.
Kenny, Louise M.
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John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
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This is a protocol for a Cochrane Review (Intervention). The objectives are as follows: The primary objective of this review is to investigate the effectiveness of non-pharmacological interventions on reducing fear of childbirth (FOC) compared with standard maternity care in pregnant women with FOC.
Comparative effectiveness , Controlled study , Fear of childbirth , Maternal care , Pregnant woman
O'Connell, M. A., O'Neill, S. M., Dempsey, E., Khashan, A. S., Leahy‐Warren, P., Smyth, R. M. D. and Kenny, L. C. (2019) 'Interventions for fear of childbirth (tocophobia)', Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 5, CD013321 (17 pp). doi: 10.1002/14651858.
© 2019, The Cochrane Collaboration. Published by John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. All rights reserved. This review is published as a Cochrane Review in the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2019: 5. Cochrane Reviews are regularly updated as new evidence emerges and in response to comments and criticisms, and the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews should be consulted for the most recent version of the Review.