Hannah G Dahlen

Summary

Affiliation: New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The novice birthing: theorising first-time mothers' experiences of birth at home and in hospital in Australia
    Hannah G Dahlen
    Centre for Midwifery, Child and Family Health, Faculty of Nursing, Midwifery and Health, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
    Midwifery 26:53-63. 2010
  2. doi request reprint 'Reacting to the unknown': experiencing the first birth at home or in hospital in Australia
    Hannah G Dahlen
    Royal Hospital for Women, Randwick, Sydney and University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
    Midwifery 26:415-23. 2010
  3. doi request reprint What are the views of midwives in relation to perineal repair?
    Hannah G Dahlen
    Centre for Midwifery Child and Family Health, Faculty of Nursing, Midwifery and Health, University of Technology Sydney, Clinical Midwifery Consultant Sydney South Western Area Health Service, Sydney, Australia
    Women Birth 21:27-35. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Perineal trauma and postpartum perineal morbidity in Asian and non-Asian primiparous women giving birth in Australia
    Hannah Dahlen
    Royal Hospital for Women and University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 37:455-63. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Home birth and the National Australian Maternity Services Review: too hot to handle?
    H Dahlen
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Family and Community Health Group, University of Western Sydney, Australia
    Women Birth 24:148-55. 2011
  6. pmc Risk of recurrence, subsequent mode of birth and morbidity for women who experienced severe perineal trauma in a first birth in New South Wales between 2000-2008: a population based data linkage study
    Holly Priddis
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Penrith South DC, NSW, Australia
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:89. 2013
  7. doi request reprint From social to surgical: historical perspectives on perineal care during labour and birth
    Hannah G Dahlen
    University of Western Sydney, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith South DC, NSW 1797, Australia
    Women Birth 24:105-11. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Maternal and perinatal outcomes amongst low risk women giving birth in water compared to six birth positions on land. A descriptive cross sectional study in a birth centre over 12 years
    Hannah G Dahlen
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Locked Bag 1797 Penrith South DC NSW 2751 Australia
    Midwifery 29:759-64. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Infant feeding in the first 12 weeks following birth: a comparison of patterns seen in Asian and non-Asian women in Australia
    Hannah G Dahlen
    University of Western Sydney, Penrith South DC, NSW 1797, Australia
    Women Birth 23:22-8. 2010
  10. doi request reprint 'Get alongside us', women's experiences of being overweight and pregnant in Sydney, Australia
    Annie Mills
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Penrith New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Matern Child Nutr 9:309-21. 2013

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. doi request reprint The novice birthing: theorising first-time mothers' experiences of birth at home and in hospital in Australia
    Hannah G Dahlen
    Centre for Midwifery, Child and Family Health, Faculty of Nursing, Midwifery and Health, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
    Midwifery 26:53-63. 2010
    ..to explore first-time mothers' experiences of birth at home and in hospital in Australia...
  2. doi request reprint 'Reacting to the unknown': experiencing the first birth at home or in hospital in Australia
    Hannah G Dahlen
    Royal Hospital for Women, Randwick, Sydney and University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
    Midwifery 26:415-23. 2010
    ..to explore the experiences of a small group of first-time mothers giving birth at home or in hospital...
  3. doi request reprint What are the views of midwives in relation to perineal repair?
    Hannah G Dahlen
    Centre for Midwifery Child and Family Health, Faculty of Nursing, Midwifery and Health, University of Technology Sydney, Clinical Midwifery Consultant Sydney South Western Area Health Service, Sydney, Australia
    Women Birth 21:27-35. 2008
    ..To determine the views of midwives towards perineal repair and the most effective way to teach and support midwives in developing this skill...
  4. doi request reprint Perineal trauma and postpartum perineal morbidity in Asian and non-Asian primiparous women giving birth in Australia
    Hannah Dahlen
    Royal Hospital for Women and University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 37:455-63. 2008
    ..To describe the postpartum perineal morbidity of primiparous women who had a vaginal birth and compare outcomes between Asian and non-Asian women in the first 2 days following the birth and at 6 and 12 weeks postpartum...
  5. doi request reprint Home birth and the National Australian Maternity Services Review: too hot to handle?
    H Dahlen
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Family and Community Health Group, University of Western Sydney, Australia
    Women Birth 24:148-55. 2011
    ....
  6. pmc Risk of recurrence, subsequent mode of birth and morbidity for women who experienced severe perineal trauma in a first birth in New South Wales between 2000-2008: a population based data linkage study
    Holly Priddis
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Penrith South DC, NSW, Australia
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:89. 2013
    ..The aim of this study is to determine the risk of recurrence, subsequent mode of birth and morbidity for women who experienced severe perineal trauma during their first birth in New South Wales (NSW) between 2000 - 2008...
  7. doi request reprint From social to surgical: historical perspectives on perineal care during labour and birth
    Hannah G Dahlen
    University of Western Sydney, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith South DC, NSW 1797, Australia
    Women Birth 24:105-11. 2011
    ..These perspectives also inform future practice and research into perineal care, whilst making us cautious about political influences that could lead to harmful trends in clinical practice...
  8. doi request reprint Maternal and perinatal outcomes amongst low risk women giving birth in water compared to six birth positions on land. A descriptive cross sectional study in a birth centre over 12 years
    Hannah G Dahlen
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Locked Bag 1797 Penrith South DC NSW 2751 Australia
    Midwifery 29:759-64. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to determine rates of perineal trauma, postpartum haemorrhage and five-minute Apgar scores amongst low risk women in a birth centre who gave birth in water compared to six birth positions on land...
  9. doi request reprint Infant feeding in the first 12 weeks following birth: a comparison of patterns seen in Asian and non-Asian women in Australia
    Hannah G Dahlen
    University of Western Sydney, Penrith South DC, NSW 1797, Australia
    Women Birth 23:22-8. 2010
    ..The aim of this research was to compare the infant feeding decisions of Asian and non-Asian women on discharge from two Sydney hospitals, and at 6 and 12 weeks following birth...
  10. doi request reprint 'Get alongside us', women's experiences of being overweight and pregnant in Sydney, Australia
    Annie Mills
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Penrith New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Matern Child Nutr 9:309-21. 2013
    ..Health professionals need to consider new approaches or models of care for overweight women that give them support and enable individual needs and expectations to be met. Culturally specific programs may also need to be developed...
  11. doi request reprint Web-based news reports on midwives compared with obstetricians: a prospective analysis
    Hannah G Dahlen
    Hannah Dahlen is an Associate Professor of Midwifery at School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Australia
    Birth 39:48-56. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to examine how midwives and obstetricians are reported in English language web-based news reports from around the world...
  12. doi request reprint Processing the first birth: journeying into 'motherland'
    Hannah G Dahlen
    University of Western Sydney, Penrith South DC, NSW, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 19:1977-85. 2010
    ..To explore first-time mothers' experiences of birth at home and in hospital in Australia...
  13. doi request reprint 'Motherbirth or childbirth'? A prospective analysis of vaginal birth after caesarean blogs
    Hannah G Dahlen
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Western Sydney, Penrith South DC, NSW 1797, Australia
    Midwifery 29:167-73. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to examine how women use English language internet blog sites to discuss the option of VBAC and what factors influence these women's decision to have a VBAC or repeat caesarean section...
  14. pmc Contradictions and conflict: a meta-ethnographic study of migrant women's experiences of breastfeeding in a new country
    Virginia Schmied
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Family and Community Health Research Group, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith South DC, NSW, Australia
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:163. 2012
    ..The aim of this paper is to report the findings of a meta-ethnographic study that explored migrant and refugee women's experiences and practices related to breastfeeding in a new country...
  15. doi request reprint 'Not waving but drowning': a study of the experiences and concerns of midwives and other health professionals caring for obese childbearing women
    Virginia A Schmied
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, College of Health and Science, University of Western Sydney, Building EB, Parramatta Campus, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith South DC, NSW 1797, Australia
    Midwifery 27:424-30. 2011
    ..to explore the experiences and concerns of health professionals who care for childbearing women who are obese...
  16. pmc Birthplace in New South Wales, Australia: an analysis of perinatal outcomes using routinely collected data
    Caroline Se Homer
    Centre for Midwifery, Child and Family Health, Faculty of Health Level 7, University of Technology, 235 253 Jones St, Broadway, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:206. 2014
    ....
  17. pmc Pregnancy-related lumbopelvic pain: listening to Australian women
    Heather Pierce
    Faculty of Nursing, Midwifery and Health, University of Technology, Sydney, P O Box 123, Broadway, NSW 2007, Australia
    Nurs Res Pract 2012:387428. 2012
    ..Most women (71%) had reported their symptoms to their maternity carer however only a small proportion of these women received intervention. Conclusion. LPP is a potentially significant health issue during pregnancy...
  18. ncbi request reprint Perineal outcomes and maternal comfort related to the application of perineal warm packs in the second stage of labor: a randomized controlled trial
    Hannah G Dahlen
    Sydney South Western Area Health Service, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Birth 34:282-90. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the effects of applying warm packs to the perineum on perineal trauma and maternal comfort during the late second stage of labor...
  19. ncbi request reprint An Australian prospective cohort study of risk factors for severe perineal trauma during childbirth
    Hannah G Dahlen
    Sydney South Western Area Health Service, RPA Women and Babies, Missenden Road, Camperdown 2050, NSW, Australia
    Midwifery 23:196-203. 2007
    ..to determine risk factors for the occurrence of severe perineal trauma (third and fourth degree tears) during childbirth...