Obstetrics Book



Lamaze Method

Aka: Lamaze Method, Psychoprophylactic method
  1. See Also
    1. Non-Pharmacologic Pain Control in Labor
    2. Labor Coaching
    3. Doula
    4. Bradley Method
    5. Hypnosis in Labor
    6. Lamaze Method
  2. Background
    1. Pioneered by Dr. Ferdinand Lamaze
    2. Similar to Psychophysical method (Grantly Dick-Read)
      1. Focuses on relaxation and knowledge
  3. Technique
    1. Classical conditioning (Pavlov, Skinner methods)
      1. Substitute useful responses for painful stimuli
      2. Positive affirmations
    2. Flexible Birthplan
    3. Directed Relaxation
    4. Breathing techniques
    5. Father (or another friend or relative) coaches labor
  4. Resources
    1. American Society for Psychoprophylaxis in Obstetrics
      1. Address: 1840 Wilson, #204, Arlington, VA 22201
      2. Phone: 800-368-4404

Lamaze method education (C1301723)

Concepts Health Care Activity (T058)
SnomedCT 397931005
Spanish educación preparto por método de Lamaze (procedimiento), educación preparto por método de Lamaze (régimen/tratamiento), educación preparto por método de Lamaze
English Lamaze method education, Lamaze method education (regime/therapy), Lamaze method education (procedure)
Derived from the NIH UMLS (Unified Medical Language System)

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