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Standards for Maternal and Neonatal Care

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The Standards for Maternal and Neonatal Care consists of a set of user-friendly leaflets that present World Health Organization (WHO) key recommendations on the delivery of maternal and neonatal care in health facilities, starting from the first level of care. They are part of the WHO Integrated Management of Pregnancy and Childbirth Care (IMPAC) Package, which provides guidance for assisting countries to improve the health and survival of women and their newborn babies during pregnancy, childbirth and the postnatal period.

Publisher: World Health Organization
Language: English
Format: PDF
Region: Global
Audiences: Midwives/Traditional Birth Attendants, Nurses, Physician's Assistants/Nurse Practitioners, Doctors/Physicians, Program Managers
Literacy level: Medium
Topic Area: General Care during Pregnancy, Labor, & Delivery
Resource Type: Clinical Guidelines