Logo

WHO Recommendations on Postnatal Care of the Mother and Newborn

Small book cover: WHO Recommendations on Postnatal Care of the Mother and Newborn

WHO Recommendations on Postnatal Care of the Mother and Newborn

Publisher: World Health Organization
ISBN-13: 9789241506649
Number of pages: 72

Description:
The postnatal period is a critical phase in the lives of mothers and newborn babies. Most maternal and infant deaths occur during this time. Yet, this is the most neglected period for the provision of quality care. WHO guidelines on postnatal care have been recently updated based on all available evidence. The guidelines focus on postnatal care of mothers and newborns in resource-limited settings in low- and middle-income countries.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(580KB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Vascular Biology of the PlacentaVascular Biology of the Placenta
by - Morgan & Claypool Life Sciences
Proper vascular development in the placenta is fundamental to ensuring a healthy fetus. This book provides a synthesis of knowledge regarding placental vascular biology and the relevance of this vascular bed to the functions of the human placenta.
(5772 views)
Book cover: Contemporary Gynecologic PracticeContemporary Gynecologic Practice
by - InTech
Gynecology is frequently changing due to extensive implementation of high technology in the diagnosis. Written for general gynecologists, gynecologic endocrinologists, infertility specialists, gynecologic endoscopists, and gynecologic oncologists.
(3078 views)
Book cover: Managing Complications in Pregnancy and ChildbirthManaging Complications in Pregnancy and Childbirth
- World Health Organization
This manual is written for midwives and doctors at the district hospital who are responsible for the care of women with complications of pregnancy, childbirth or the immediate postpartum period including immediate problems of the newborn.
(6486 views)
Book cover: Menopause A to ZMenopause A to Z
by - Medwords
A simple guide to the menopause, its investigations, stages, complications, treatment, anatomy, and terminology. Once a woman passes her menopause, her monthly periods will cease, and no more female hormones will be manufactured.
(4873 views)