Abstract:Objective: This study aimed at investigating the significance of the skin-to-skin contact method with fathers, looking at their own experiences with their newborns. Methods: The information was collected through in-depth interviews with 14 fathers who had used the skin-to-skin contact method with their newborns, after a cesarean delivery. The technique utilized for data analysis was the qualitative method of content analysis. Results: Four principal themes emerged from the data: the preparation for the skin-to… Show more
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