Practical- and expert knowledge on the care of mothers with disabilities in the peripartal context

The aim of the research project is to convey expert knowledge and experience in the fields of obstetrics, anaesthesia and neonatology on an inter-professional level with regard to mothers with motoric and sensory disabilities in the peripartal context.

Term: 02.01.2017 — 28.02.2019

The aim of the research project is to convey expert knowledge and experience in the fields of obstetrics, anaesthesia and neonatology on an inter-professional level with regard to mothers with motoric and sensory disabilities in the peripartal context.

This project follows the studies already carried out on these topics:
“Equal care in obstetrics – a quantitative survey of structural measures and support services in
the obstetrics departments in Austria“ and
“Experiences of mothers with motoric and sensory diabilities during pregnancy/birth and
peurperium“.

  • Project team: Dr.in Barbara Schildberger, M.A.
  • Partner: fh gesundheit, fhg – Zentrum für Gesundheitsberufe Tirol GmbH
  • Publications/Lecturing activities:
    Poster presentation at the Internationale midwifery congress, Toronto 2017
    http://www.midwives2017.org/