International Journal of Childbirth, vol.10, no.1, pp.45-51, 2020 (ESCI)
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International Journal of Childbirth
Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, CINAHL
father, fetus, paternal attachment, affecting factors, PRENATAL ATTACHMENT, INFANT ATTACHMENT, FATHERS, PREGNANCY, EXPLORATION, INVOLVEMENT, RISK
Kocaeli University Affiliated:
AIM: There are very few studies examining how the prenatal attachment of the father to the fetus affects father-infant attachment, while there are numerous studies on maternal-fetal, maternal-infant attachment. The pregnancy period is a potential opportunity to increase the paternal attachment of fathers whose wives are expecting a baby. The aim of this study was to determine paternal-fetal attachment and the factors with an effect.