Group-Based Antenatal Care versus Standard Care: Results from qualitative and quantitative studies in Sweden.
Group based antenatal care (GBAC) is a model of antenatal care that has been implemented in Sweden since year 2000. Sparse research has been conducted in Sweden but in the USA, where the model is more common, the research has found that women´s satisfaction with GBAC is higher than with standard individual care (SC).
- Ewa Andersson
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Ewa Andersson has been a Swedish registered nurse-midwife for many years and has long experience of working in antenatal clinics. She has a PhD in medicine from Karolinska Institutet and she works as a researcher and lecturer at the Department for Woman's and Child's health from this university. Ewa is also a Board member of Nordic Marce society, an international group dedicated to research and clinical intervention with perinatal mental health within families.