care is a unique preventive public health intervention, offered routinely to healthy pregnant women.
The implementation of antenatal
HIV screening with a supportive HIV specialist role has allowed staff to explore their own attitudes, knowledge and beliefs about some of the most vulnerable and hard-to-reach women within our society.
HOSPITALS across the country are axing antenatal
classes to make efficiency savings.
HOSPITALS are axing free antenatal
classes to save cash in David Cameron's savage NHS "reforms".
clinics could be set up in schools to care for pregnant teenagers, the health watchdog has said.
With the new ARV guidelines that were implemented in all public health facilities in Gauteng offering antenatal
care services since April this year, the province hopes to further reduce the mother-to-child transmission rate,' the department said.
Pregnancy, for most women, is a straightforward, happy and healthy time and American Mission Hospital (AMH) aims to keep it that way by providing pertinent antenatal
I would Like to express my sincere gratitude to all the staff at Wellington Hospital's antenatal
Two or three women, both with antenatal
and postnatal complications, are put on a single bed, which certainly increase chances of infection from one to another.
Families, staff and health watchdogs voted on three options: moving all births to City Hospital but keeping antenatal
care at Sandwell; moving all maternity care to City with some consultant-led antenatal
scans at Sandwell; or transferring high risk births to City Hospital with a standalone midwife unit for low risk births in West Bromwich.
Option One is to transfer all births and consultant activity to City Hospital and retain low-risk midwifery-led antenatal
services at Sandwell and City Hospitals including routine scans.
The authors said the woman first observed a reduction in her baby's activity two days earlier but reassured herself after using her own Doppler device, which is not intended to replace recommended antenatal