Publications list: Professor em Ulla Waldenström
Scientific journals by subject
Alternative models of maternity care
Birth center care
Waldenström U, Nilsson CA. Characteristics of women choosing birth center care. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 1993;72:181-188.
Waldenström U, Nilsson CA. Women' satisfaction with birth center care. A randomized controlled study. Birth 1993;20:3-13.
Waldenström U, Nilson CA. No effect of birth center care on either duration or experience of breastfeeding, but more complications. Midwifery 1994;10:8-17.
Waldenström U, Nilsson CA. Experience of childbirth in birth center care. Acta Obstet Gynaecol 1994;73:547-554.
Waldenström U, Nilsson CA, Winbladh B. The Stockholm Birth Centre Trial: maternal and infant outcome. BJOG An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 1997; 104:410-418.
Waldenström U, Nilsson CA. A randomized controlled study of birth center care versus standard care. Effects on women's health. Birth 1997;24:17-26.
Waldenström U, Lawson J. Birth centre practices in Australia. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 1998;38:1:42-50.
Waldenström U, Turnbull D. A systematic review of alternative maternity services characterised by continuity of midwifery care. BJOG An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 1998;105:1160-1170.
Waldenström U. Effects of birth centre care on fathers' satisfaction with care, experience of the birth and adaptation to fatherhood. Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology 1999;17:357-368.
Gottvall K, Waldenström U. Does birth center care during a woman's first pregnancy have any impact on her future reproduction. Birth 2002; 29(3):177-81.
Gottvall K, Grunewald C, Waldenström U. Safety of Birth Centre care: perinatal mortality over a 10-year period. BJOG: An International Journal of Obsterics and Gynaecology 2004;111:71-78.
Gottvall K, Winbladh B, Cnattingius S, Waldenström U. Birth Centre care over a 10-year period: Infant morbidity during the first month after birth. Acta Paediatrica 2005;94:1253-1260.
Waldenström U, Grunewald C, Gottvall K. The safety of birth centers: Response to a critique of the Stockholm Birth Center Study. Birth 2006;33:165-167.
Gottvall K, Waldenström U, Tingstig C, Grunewald C. In-Hospital Birth Center with the same medical guidelines as standard care: A comparative study of obstetric interventions and outcomes. Birth 2011;38:120-128.
Tingstig C, Gottvall K, Grunewald C, Waldenström U. Satisfaction with a modified form of in-hospital birth center care compared with standard maternity care. Birth 2012;39:106-114.
Continuity of midwife-led care in standard settings (Team Midwifery and Caseload)
Waldenström U. Continuity of carer and satisfaction. Midwifery 1998;14:207-213.
Waldenström U, Brown S, McLachlan H, Forster D, Brennecke S. Does team midwife care increase satisfaction with antenatal, intrapartum and postpartum care? A randomized controlled trial. Birth 2000;27:156-167.
Biro MA, Waldenström U, Pannifex J. Team Midwifery Care in a tertiary level obstetric service: A randomized controlled trial. Birth 2000;27:168-173.
Waldenström U, McLachlan H, Forster D, Brennecke S, Brown S. Team midwive care - maternal and infant outcomes. Aust NZ J Obstet Gynaecol 2001; 41:257-264.
Biro MA, Waldenström U, Brown S, Pannifex JH. Satisfaction with Team Midwifery Care for low and high risk women: a randomized controlled trial. Birth 2003;30(1):1-10.
McLachlan H, Forster D, Davey AN, Lumley J, Farrel T, Oats J, Gold L, Waldenström U, Albers L, Biro MA. COSMOS: Comparing standard maternity care with one-to-one midwifery support: a randomised controlled trial. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2008;8:35.
McLachlan H, Forster D, Davey MA, Farrell T, Gold L, Biro MA, Albers L, Flood L, Oats J, Waldenström U. Effects of continuity of care by a primary midwife (caseload midwifery) on caesarean section rates in women of low obstetric risk: the COSMOS randomised controlled trial. BJOG Published on line 25 July 2012.
McLachlan H, Forster DA, Davey M-A, Farrell T, Flood M, Shafiei T, Waldenström U. The effect of primary midwife-led care on women’s experience of childbirth: results from the COSMOS randomized controlled trial. BJOG An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2016;123:465-474.
Women’s experiences of childbirth
Waldenström U, Borg IM, Olsson B, Sköld M, Wall S. The childbirth experience. A study of 295 new mothers. Birth 1996;23:3:144-153.
Waldenström U, Bergman V, Vasell G. The complexity of childbirth pain. Experiences of 278 women. J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 1996;17:215-228.
Waldenström U. Experience of labour and birth in 1111 women. Journal of Psychosomatic Research 1999;47:471-482.
Waldenström U. Does safety has to take the meaning out of birth? Midwifery 1996;12:165-173.
Gottvall K, Waldenström U. Does a traumatic birth experience have an impact on future reproduction? BJOG An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2002;109:254-260.
Waldenström U, Hildingsson I, Rubertsson C, Rådestad I. A negative birth experience - prevalence and risk factors in a national sample. Birth 2004;31:17-27.
Waldenström U. Women's memory of childbirth at two months and one year after the birth. Birth 2003;30 (4):248-254.
Waldenström U. Why do some women change their opinion about childbirth over time? Birth 2004;31(2):102-107.
McLachlan H, Waldenström U. Childbirth experiences in Australia of women born in Turkey, Vietnam and Australia. Birth 2005;32(4)272-282.
Waldenström U. Irestedt L. Obstetric pain relief and its association with remembrance of labor pain at two months and one year after birth J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 2006;27:147-156.
Waldenström U, Hildingsson I, Ryding EL. Antenatal fear f childbirth and its association with subsequent caesarean section and experience of childbirth. BJOG – An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2006;113:638-646.
Rudman A, El-Khouri B, Waldenström U. Women’s satisfaction with intrapartum care – a pattern approach. Journal of Advanced Nursing 2007;59(5):474-487.
Schytt E, Green J, Baston HA, Waldenström U. A comparison of Swedish and English primiparas’ experiences of birth. Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology 2008;26:277-294.
Waldenström U, Schytt E. A longitudinal study of women’s memory of labour pain, from 2 months to 5 years after the birth. BJOG – An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2009;116:577-583.
Schytt E, Waldenström U. Epidural analgesia for labour pain: whose choice?Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 2010;89:238-42.
Bergström M, Rudman A, Waldenström U, Kieler H. Fear of childbirth in expectant fathers, subsequent childbirth experience and impact of antenatal education: subanalysis of resultats from a randomized controlled trial. Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinvica 2013 Aug;92(8):967-73.
Waldenström U. Variations between midwives regarding administration of obstetrical analgesia. Scand J Caring Sci 1989;3:83-89.
Hjelmstedt A, Shenoy ST, Stener-Victorin E, Lekander M, Bhat M, Leena KB, Waldenström U. Acupressure to reduce labor pain. A randoomized controlled trial. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 2010;89:1453-1459.
Vixner L, Schytt E, Stener-Victorin E Waldenström U, Pettersson H, Mårtensson L. Acupuncture with manual and electrical stimulation for labour pain: a longitudinal randomised controlled tril. BMC Complementary & Alternative Medicine 2014;14:187.
Waldenström U, Gottvall K. A randomized trial of birthing stool or conventional semirecumbent position for second-stage labor. Birth 1991;18:5-10.
Waldenström U, Nilsson CA. Warm tub bath after spontaneous rupture of the membranes. Birth 1992;19:57-63.
Waldenström U. Warm tub bath and sauna in early pregnancy: risk of malformation uncertain. Acta Commentary. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 1994:73:449-451.