"Doulas" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Trained lay women who provide emotional and/or physical support during obstetric labor and the postpartum period for mothers and their partners.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Doulas" by people in Profiles.
Integrating Doulas Into First-Trimester Abortion Care: Physician, Clinic Staff, and Doula Experiences. J Midwifery Womens Health. 2018 01; 63(1):53-57.
Women's experiences with doula support during first-trimester surgical abortion: a qualitative study. Contraception. 2016 Mar; 93(3):244-8.
Doula support during first-trimester surgical abortion: a randomized controlled trial. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2015 Jan; 212(1):45.e1-6.
Doulas as facilitators: the expanded role of doulas into abortion care. J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care. 2012 Apr; 38(2):123-4.