• Nuli Nuryanti Zulala Universitas ‘Aisyiyah Yogyakarta
  • Esitra Herfanda Universitas ‘Aisyiyah Yogyakarta


Background: Labor is a transformational process for women, where women have different expectations in the labor process. Identifying the hopes, desires, needs, and fears of the women for the labor process will make the birth attendant provide services and positive labor experience for the women. The  Expectations during labor process has an important role in determining the response of the women to the experience of labor. Women want a positive labor experience that matches or even exceeds their expectations and beliefs. Midwives care for women have affects both physically and psychologically in the short and long term.

Objective: This qualitative research aims to find out the expectation of mothers in the care of mothers by midwives during the labor process.

Methods: in-depth interviews with 4 postpartum mothers’s regarding their expectations of midwives care during labor.

Result and Conclution: There were 3 themes of mother's expectation in labor process : the comfort of labor, the safety of labor and support during labor.

Author Biographies

Nuli Nuryanti Zulala, Universitas ‘Aisyiyah Yogyakarta

Universitas ‘Aisyiyah Yogyakarta, Jl Siliwangi Ring Road Barat No 63 Mlangi Nogotirto Gamping Sleman Yogyakarta

Esitra Herfanda, Universitas ‘Aisyiyah Yogyakarta

Universitas ‘Aisyiyah Yogyakarta, Jl Siliwangi Ring Road Barat No 63 Mlangi Nogotirto Gamping Sleman Yogyakarta


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How to Cite
Nuryanti Zulala N, Herfanda E. HARAPAN IBU TERHADAP ASUHAN SAYANG IBU OLEH BIDAN SELAMA PROSES PERSALINAN . Media ilmu kesehatan [Internet]. 2020Mar.12 [cited 2020Jul.13];8(2):133-40. Available from: https://ejournal.unjaya.ac.id/index.php/mik/article/view/294