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Descriptor English: Doulas
Descriptor Spanish: Doulas
Descriptor Portuguese: Doulas
Descriptor French: Doulas
Entry term(s): Coach, Labor
Coaches, Labor
Doula
Labor Coach
Labor Coaches
Tree number(s): M01.526.485.345
N02.360.338
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D059037
Scope note: Trained lay women who provide emotional and/or physical support during obstetric labor and the postpartum period for mothers and their partners.
Annotation:
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
OG organization & administration
PX psychology
SD supply & distribution
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Public MeSH Note: 2011
History Note: 2011
DeCS ID: 54386
Unique ID: D059037
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Date Established: 2011/01/01
Date of Entry: 2010/06/25
Revision Date: 2018/06/29
Doulas - Preferred
Concept UI M0545941
Scope note Trained lay women who provide emotional and/or physical support during obstetric labor and the postpartum period for mothers and their partners.
Preferred term Doulas
Entry term(s) Doula
Labor Coaches - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0547493
Preferred term Labor Coaches
Entry term(s) Coach, Labor
Coaches, Labor
Labor Coach



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