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Table 1 Interview guide

From: Impact of mode of delivery on the birth experience in first-time mothers: a qualitative study

Topics Examples of questions
Previous representations Before the delivery, how did you imagine this experience?
Experience What can you tell me about your experience of this first delivery?
Emotions and associated physical feelings How did your emotions evolve as the labour progressed?
Landmark What were the most important aspects of your delivery experience?
Projections in the future If we assume a second delivery, what would be your wishes now that you have had this experience?
Closing Is there anything else you would like to add?