Namseoul University, South Korea
Posters & Accepted Abstracts: J Nurs Care
The objective of this study is to investigate the patientsÔ?? needs for integrated supportive service programs for the women who had infertility. The 249 participants in this study were women who had abortions in five infertility hospitals. Data were collected using a structure of self-report questionnaire including medical treatment and nursing after abortion, symptom recognition and sexual problems after abortion, management in daily care after abortion and supportive system after abortion. Participants had an average score 3.54 for the need of medical treatment and nursing after infertility diagnosis, 3.50 for the need of symptom recognition and sexual problems of infertility, 3.27 for the need of management in daily care after infertility and 3.28 for the need of supportive system for infertility. In order to effectively conduct integrated supportive service programs for the women who had infertility, it is necessary to understand appropriate post-infertility care for women.