Maternal self-efficacy mediates the association between spousal support and stress among mothers of NICU hospitalized preterm babies

Miri Kestler-Peleg, Osnat Lavenda, Varda Stenger, Haya Bendett, Shanee Alhalel-Lederman, Ayala Maayan-Metzger, Tzipora Strauss

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Abstract

The mediating effect of maternal self-efficacy on the association between spousal support and stress, among mothers of hospitalized babies in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) is examined. Findings confirmed partial mediation effect implying that professionals may contribute to the reduction of stress levels among preterm mothers.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)105077
Number of pages1
JournalEarly Human Development
Volume146
DOIs
StatePublished - 1 Jul 2020
Externally publishedYes

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