We have taken every care to ensure that drug dosages and related medical advice in this book are accurate. However, drug and disinfectant dosages can change and are updated often, so always double-check dosages and procedures against a reliable, up-to-date formulary and the given drug’s documentation before administering it.

Primary Maternal Care: Antenatal and postnatal care in the clinic

First published in 2009 by Bettercare. Updated December 2009, August 2011 (layout only), August 2014, February 2015 (layout), June 2017 (significant changes). This version produced on 8 October 2021.

Text © Perinatal Education Trust 2009

Illustrations by Anne Westoby

ISBN (paperback): 978-1-920218-43-0
ISBN (international paperback edition): 978-1-717898-35-7 ISBN (reflowable ebook): 978-1-928313-07-6

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