ERIC Number: EJ444097
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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The Marital Helping Relationship Following Pregnancy Loss and Infant Death.
Smart, Laura S.
Journal of Family Issues, v13 n1 p81-98 Mar 1992
Qualitative study of 27 couples who experienced pregnancy loss and infant death explored emotional support that spouses give to partners. In most couples, support was described by both couples as mutual. Among all who provided mutual support, most perceived fairly even exchange. Couples who provided little support to each other were helped by peer support group. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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