Pengalaman Seksualitas Perempuan Selama Masa Kehamilan

Astrida Budiarti, Yati Afiyanti, Imalia Dewi Asih

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Sexuality is the desire to build relationships, intimacy, and love. This study aimed to reveal the phenomenon of women’s
experience of sexuality during pregnancy. This study was a qualitative approach with descriptive phenomenology according
to Hussler philosophy employing semi-structured interview. Data was analyzed using Colaizzi method. Eight postpartum
mothers participated in this study. The result identified four groups of themes, namely expressions of love during pregnancy,
coital activity during pregnancy, nursing sexuality services during pregnancy, and women’s expectation of health workers. It
is recommended that nurses are to proactively review and provide nursing care related to aspects of sexuality during pregnancy.
Educational institutions are suggested to develop curriculum-related teaching maternity nursing sexuality counselling in
maternity nursing master degree.
Original languageIndonesian
JournalJurnal Keperawatan Indonesia
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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