Care of the newborn

Use this chart for care of all babies until discharge. Ensure the room is warm (not less than 25 C and no draught). Keep the baby in the room with the mother, in her bed or within easy reach. Let the mother and baby sleep under a bednet. If the baby is in a cot, ensure baby is dressed or wrapped and covered by a blanket. Cover the head with a hat. Support exclusive breastfeeding on demand day and night. Ask the mother to alert you if breastfeeding difficulty. Assess breastfeeding in every baby...

Childbirth Labour Delivery And Immediate Postpartum Care

M EXAMINE THE WOMAN IN LABOUR OR WITH RUPTURED MEMBRES FIRST STAGE OF LABOUR 1 WHEN THE WOMAN IS NOT IN ACTIVE LABOUR FIRST STAGE OF LABOUR 2 N ACTIVE LABOUR RESPOND TO PROBLEMS DURING LABOUR AND DELIVERY 1 If fetal heart rate lt 120 or gt 160 bpm RESPOND TO PROBLEMS DURING LABOUR AND DELIVERY 2 RESPOND TO OBSTETRICAL PROBLEMS ON ADMISSION 2 D4 RESPOND TO OBSTETRICAL PROBLEMS ON ADMISSION 1 RESPOND TO OBSTETRICAL PROBLEMS ON ADMISSION 2 SECOND STAGE OF LABOUR DELIVER THE BABYAND GIVE IMMEDIATE...

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JH Department of Reproductive Health and Research, Family and Community Health, World Health Organization, Geneva Integrated Management of Pregnancy And Childbirth Pregnancy, Childbirth, Postpartum and Newborn Care World Health Organization Geneva 2003 WHO Library Cataloguing-in-Publication Data Pregnancy, childbirth, postpartum and newborn care a guide for essential practice. At head of title Integrated Management of Pregnancy and Childbirth. 1.Labor, Obstetric 2.Delivery, Obstetric 3.Prenatal...