Project

Preconception Care in Flanders: Practice, knowledge, attitude and needs

Duration
01 January 2013 → 31 December 2018
Funding
Research Foundation - Flanders (FWO)
Research disciplines
  • Medical and health sciences
    • Endocrinology and metabolic diseases
    • Gynaecology and obstetrics
    • Endocrinology and metabolic diseases
    • Gynaecology and obstetrics
    • Public health care
    • Public health sciences
    • Public health services
    • Nursing
    • Endocrinology and metabolic diseases
    • Gynaecology and obstetrics
Keywords
attitudes pre-pregnancy care practice preconception care needs unplanned pregnancy primary care knowledge intervention development
 
Project description

This research will investigate practive, needs, knowledge and attitude towards preconception care of both primary care providers and women. It will also focus on incidence, determinants and pregnancy outcome of unplanned pregnancies in Flanders. An intervention will be systematically developd, tailored and implemented in primary care settings to improve practive, attitude and knowledge of patients and caregivers towards preconcepption care.