[Cite as http://purl.org/au-research/grants/arc/DP110104108]
Researchers Foureur Prof Maralyn J; Prof Caroline Homer; Dr Jennifer H Fenwick; A/Prof Deborah L Davis; Dr Roslyn Sorensen; A/Prof Ian F Forbes
Brief description The architectural design of hospital birth spaces has a major influence on the quality of communication between women and their care providers and the ability to experience a safe, satisfying birth. This project aims to identify the key features of optimal birth unit design that will enhance communication and thereby improve women's experiences.
Funding Amount $277,992
Funding Scheme Discovery Projects