Ms. Priyanka Dutta, Ms. Anjali Masih, Dr. R. Thakur, Dr. (Mrs.) Meenakshi Krishnan


The Lamaze method is employed during pregnancy and childbirth to teach women to respond positively to the pain of labor. Mothers and their partners are taught focused breathing techniques, movement and positioning, massage, and relaxation throughout labor. The process is intended to contribute to the process of labor without the use of drugs. While this method is widely practiced, this method is not necessarily the right one for everyone. Lamaze is important in making an educated and appropriate decision in the child bearing process.

STATEMENT OF THE PROBLEM “A study to assess the effectiveness of information booklet on knowledge regarding modified Lamaze method among midwives in selected hospital Indore.”


  1. To assess the pre-test knowledge regarding modified Lamaze method.
  2. To assess the post test knowledge regarding modified Lamaze method.
  3. To assess the effectiveness of information booklet on knowledge regarding modified Lamaze method.
  4. To find out the association between knowledge and selected demographic variable.
HypothesisRH1:- The mean post test knowledge scores of the midwives regarding modified Lamaze method significantly higher than mean per test knowledge.RH2:- There will be significant association between pre and post knowledge score with the selected demographic variable.

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