Intrapartum care for women with existing medical conditions or obstetric complications and their babies
NICE launched this new guideline yesterday! It is really important for an array of conditions that women experience and we as midwives are called to respond to and provide best and safe care.
In UK, women are advised to have smear test every 3 years between the age of 2549 and every 5 years among ages 50-64. Midwives have significant public health role and into encouraging women to keep up to date with their cervical screening.
Vaginal birth after a previous Caesarean Section (VBAC) has been continued debate, but the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) reports that VBAC is in clinically safe choice for most women.