Jennifer Fenwick

Summary

Affiliation: Curtin University of Technology
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Providing perinatal loss care: satisfying and dissatisfying aspects for midwives
    Jennifer Fenwick
    Curtin University Technology and King Edward Memorial Hospital, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Curtin University of Technology, GPO Box U1987, Perth, WA 6845, Australia
    Women Birth 20:153-60. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Why do women request caesarean section in a normal, healthy first pregnancy?
    Jennifer Fenwick
    Curtin University of Technology and King Edward Memorial Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Midwifery 26:394-400. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Believing in birth--choosing VBAC: the childbirth expectations of a self-selected cohort of Australian women
    Jennifer Fenwick
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Curtin University and King Edward Memorial Hospital, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 16:1561-70. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Priorities for midwifery research in Perth, Western Australia: a Delphi study
    Jennifer Fenwick
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Curtin University of Technology, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 12:78-93. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Reframing birth: a consequence of cesarean section
    Jennifer Fenwick
    Curtin University Technology and King Edward Memorial Hospital, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 56:121-30; discussion 131-2. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Pre- and postpartum levels of childbirth fear and the relationship to birth outcomes in a cohort of Australian women
    Jennifer Fenwick
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 18:667-77. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Craving closeness: a grounded theory analysis of women's experiences of mothering in the Special Care Nursery
    Jennifer Fenwick
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA, Australia
    Women Birth 21:71-85. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint The influence of childbirth expectations on Western Australian women's perceptions of their birth experience
    Yvonne Hauck
    Curtin University of Technology, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Perth, WA, Australia
    Midwifery 23:235-47. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Midwives' descriptions of the postnatal experiences of women who use illicit substances: a descriptive study
    Julie Anne Dowdell
    Curtin University of Technology, School of Nursing and Midwifery, GPO Box U1987, Perth, WA 6845, Australia
    Midwifery 25:295-306. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Speculum 'self-insertion': a pilot study
    Deborah Wright
    Quarry Health Centre, Northbridge, WA, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 14:1098-111. 2005

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint Providing perinatal loss care: satisfying and dissatisfying aspects for midwives
    Jennifer Fenwick
    Curtin University Technology and King Edward Memorial Hospital, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Curtin University of Technology, GPO Box U1987, Perth, WA 6845, Australia
    Women Birth 20:153-60. 2007
    ..This paper presents the qualitative findings of a small study that aimed to investigate midwives experience, confidence and satisfaction with providing care for women who experienced perinatal loss...
  2. doi request reprint Why do women request caesarean section in a normal, healthy first pregnancy?
    Jennifer Fenwick
    Curtin University of Technology and King Edward Memorial Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Midwifery 26:394-400. 2010
    ..a growing number of childbearing women are reported to prefer a caesarean section in the absence of a medical reason. Qualitative research describing factors influencing this preference in pregnant women is lacking...
  3. ncbi request reprint Believing in birth--choosing VBAC: the childbirth expectations of a self-selected cohort of Australian women
    Jennifer Fenwick
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Curtin University and King Edward Memorial Hospital, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 16:1561-70. 2007
    ..This study explored the childbirth expectations and knowledge of women who had experienced a caesarean and would prefer a vaginal birth in a subsequent pregnancy...
  4. ncbi request reprint Priorities for midwifery research in Perth, Western Australia: a Delphi study
    Jennifer Fenwick
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Curtin University of Technology, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 12:78-93. 2006
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Reframing birth: a consequence of cesarean section
    Jennifer Fenwick
    Curtin University Technology and King Edward Memorial Hospital, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 56:121-30; discussion 131-2. 2006
    ..This paper is a report of a study to describe the childbirth expectations, influences and knowledge of a group of Western Australian women who experienced a cesarean section (CS) and would prefer a CS in a subsequent pregnancy...
  6. doi request reprint Pre- and postpartum levels of childbirth fear and the relationship to birth outcomes in a cohort of Australian women
    Jennifer Fenwick
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 18:667-77. 2009
    ..To investigate pre- and postpartum levels of childbirth fear in a cohort of childbearing women and explore the relationship to birth outcomes...
  7. doi request reprint Craving closeness: a grounded theory analysis of women's experiences of mothering in the Special Care Nursery
    Jennifer Fenwick
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA, Australia
    Women Birth 21:71-85. 2008
    ..The aim of the study was to increase knowledge and understanding of how women begin their roles as mothers when their infant is in the neonatal nursery...
  8. ncbi request reprint The influence of childbirth expectations on Western Australian women's perceptions of their birth experience
    Yvonne Hauck
    Curtin University of Technology, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Perth, WA, Australia
    Midwifery 23:235-47. 2007
    ..This was the second phase of a study, the purpose of which its purpose was to determine the childbirth expectations of a cohort of Western Australian women and ascertain factors that influenced these expectations...
  9. ncbi request reprint Midwives' descriptions of the postnatal experiences of women who use illicit substances: a descriptive study
    Julie Anne Dowdell
    Curtin University of Technology, School of Nursing and Midwifery, GPO Box U1987, Perth, WA 6845, Australia
    Midwifery 25:295-306. 2009
    ..to describe midwives' perceptions of the early mothering experiences of 20 Australian illicit-drug-using mothers...
  10. ncbi request reprint Speculum 'self-insertion': a pilot study
    Deborah Wright
    Quarry Health Centre, Northbridge, WA, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 14:1098-111. 2005
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  11. doi request reprint Women's perceptions of emotional support following childbirth: a qualitative investigation
    Jennifer Fenwick
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Maternity and Family Unit, Research Centre for Clinical and Community Practice Innovation, Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, University Drive, Meadowbrook, Queensland 4131, Australia
    Midwifery 29:217-24. 2013
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  12. doi request reprint A story of scrutiny and fear: Australian midwives' experiences of an external review of obstetric services, being involved with litigation and the impact on clinical practice
    Laraine Hood
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA, Australia
    Midwifery 26:268-85. 2010
    ..to describe Australian midwives' experiences of an external review of obstetric services, involvement in legal proceedings and the impact on midwives' clinical practice and personal wellbeing...
  13. ncbi request reprint Research priorities for parenting and child health: a Delphi study
    Yvonne Hauck
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA, Australia
    J Adv Nurs 59:129-39. 2007
    ..This paper is a report of a study to identify research priorities of clinical staff working with families at a Western Australian centre for parenting...
  14. doi request reprint A qualitative analysis of the content of telephone calls made by women to a dedicated 'Next Birth After Caesarean' antenatal clinic
    Sara David
    King Edward Memorial Hospital, Perth, WA, Australia
    Women Birth 23:166-71. 2010
    ..The midwifery-led clinic commenced at a tertiary hospital in Western Australia in 2008. As part of this service, access to a midwife via telephone is available...
  15. doi request reprint A qualitative analysis of women's short accounts of labour and birth in a Western Australian public tertiary hospital
    Sara Bayes
    King Edward Memorial Hospital in Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Midwifery Womens Health 53:53-61. 2008
    ..Being aware of what women value during labour and birth will reinforce the need for professionals to provide care using a mindful approach that considers the potential psychological, emotional, and behavioural implications of events...
  16. doi request reprint Perceptions of teen motherhood in Australian adolescent females: life-line or lifederailment
    Jennifer L Smith
    School of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Women Birth 25:181-6. 2012
    ..These were elicited from a larger analysis that explored and theorized contraceptive pathways in a sample of young Australian women...
  17. doi request reprint Sex, condoms and sexually transmissible infections: a qualitative study of sexual health in young Australian men
    Jennifer L Smith
    School of Pediatrics and Child Health, University of Western Australia, GPO Box D184, Perth, 6014, Australia
    Arch Sex Behav 41:487-95. 2012
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  18. doi request reprint A qualitative investigation into the pregnancy experiences and childbirth expectations of Australian fathers-to-be
    Jennifer Fenwick
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Maternity and Family Unit, Research Centre for Clinical and Community Practice Innovation, Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, University Drive, Meadowbrook, Gold Coast Hospital, Queensland 4131, Australia
    Sex Reprod Healthc 3:3-9. 2012
    ..To explore and describe men's experiences of pregnancy and childbirth expectations...
  19. doi request reprint Level of burnout in a small population of Australian midwives
    Kayleen Jordan
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Maternity and Family Unit, Research Centre for Clinical and Community Practice Innovation RCCCPI, Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, University Drive, Meadowbrook, Queensland 4131, Australia
    Women Birth 26:125-32. 2013
    ..The aim of the study was to describe the level of burnout in midwives working at a maternity unit in South East Queensland, Australia...
  20. ncbi request reprint Women's experiences of Caesarean section and vaginal birth after Caesarian: a Birthrites initiative
    Jennifer Fenwick
    Midwifery, School of Nursing and Public Health, Edith Cowan University, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Int J Nurs Pract 9:10-7. 2003
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Australian midwives' experience of delivering a counselling intervention for women reporting a traumatic birth
    Maree Reed
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Curtin University, GPO Box U1987, Perth, Western Australia 6845, Australia King Edward Memorial Hospital, Subiaco, Western Australia 6008, Australia Electronic address
    Midwifery 30:269-75. 2014
    ..this paper describes midwives' experiences of learning new counselling skills and delivering a counselling intervention entitled 'Promoting Resilience on Mothers Emotions' (PRIME)...
  22. pmc Study protocol for reducing childbirth fear: a midwife-led psycho-education intervention
    Jennifer Fenwick
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Griffith University, Logan Campus, University Drive, Meadowbrook, QLD 4131, Australia
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:190. 2013
    ..There have been few well-designed intervention studies that test interventions to address women's childbirth fear, support normal birth, and diminish the possibility of a negative birth experience...
  23. doi request reprint Influences on breastfeeding outcomes for healthy term and preterm/sick infants
    Sharon L Perrella
    School of Biomedical, Biomolecular, and Chemical Sciences, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    Breastfeed Med 7:255-61. 2012
    ..This study investigated breastfeeding outcomes and factors associated with duration of breastfeeding in cohorts of healthy term and sick/preterm infants...
  24. doi request reprint Reflexivity in midwifery research: the insider/outsider debate
    Elaine Burns
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, College of Health and Science, University of Western Sydney, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith South DC, NSW 1797, Australia
    Midwifery 28:52-60. 2012
    ..To explore the challenges of conducting an observational study of postnatal interactions, between midwives and women, when the researcher was a midwife observing in familiar midwifery settings...
  25. doi request reprint Perceptions and experiences of first sexual intercourse in Australian adolescent females
    S Rachel Skinner
    School of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Western Australia, Princess Margaret Hospital for Children, Perth, Australia
    J Adolesc Health 43:593-9. 2008
    ..To better understand the factors that influence the initiation of first intercourse among adolescent females and to explore the context in which this occurs...
  26. doi request reprint Preconception reflections, postconception intentions: the before and after of birth control in Australian adolescent females
    Jennifer Lawson Smith
    Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Public Health, Curtin University of Technology, GPO Box U1987, Perth, WA 6845, Australia
    Sex Health 10:332-8. 2013
    ..Our research also suggests that the provision of contraceptive counselling immediately after conception, followed by ongoing support, may help to maintain strong intentions to delay further pregnancies as identified in our study. ..
  27. doi request reprint Young males' perspectives on pregnancy, fatherhood and condom use: Where does responsibility for birth control lie?
    Jennifer L Smith
    University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Sex Reprod Healthc 2:37-42. 2011
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  28. doi request reprint Perceived journal quality: an indicator of research quality
    Kathleen Fahy
    Women Birth 21:97-8. 2008
  29. ncbi request reprint The childbirth expectations of a self-selected cohort of Western Australian women
    Jennifer Fenwick
    Edith Cowan University, School of Nursing and Public Health, Churchlands, Western Australia
    Midwifery 21:23-35. 2005
    ..to explore and describe the labour and birth expectations of a cohort of Western Australian women, and to identify the factors that influence these expectations...