The process of the Psychoprophylactic Method of Childbirth, Lamaze Technique, has been receiving increasing emphasis during tbe past twenty years. Receiving its original trial and utilization in Russia in 1949, it was modified and introduced to western society in 1951 by a French physician, Dr. Fernand Lamaze.
Ketchum, Cynthia L., "One Measure of Success: A Study of the Lamaze Technique of Preparation for Childbirth" (1970). Honors Projects. 27.