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Source:

Adachi, Kumiko, Mieko Shimada, and Akira Usui (2003), "The Relationship Between the Parturient's Positions and Perceptions of Labor Pain Intensity", Nursing Research, 52, 47-51.
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  • Participants began with fifteen minutes in the supine position horizontally on a bed with the head elevated ten degrees. They then repositioned themselves in the sitting position on a chair or bed, with the back at ninety degrees vertical and no backrest.


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