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Antenatal Care (ANC): Overview Advances in Maternal and Neonatal Health
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2 Antenatal Care: Overview Session Objectives Describe the purpose of antenatal care and its role in relationship to Safe Motherhood initiatives Define current issues related to providing effective antenatal care
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3 Antenatal Care: Overview Essential Health Sector Interventions for Safe Motherhood Postabortion Postpartum Care Family Planning Antenatal Care Clean/safe Delivery Essential Obstetric Care BASIC HEALTH SERVICES EMOTIONAL AND PSYCHOLOGICAL SUPPORT EQUITY SAFE MOTHERHOOD
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4 Antenatal Care: Overview Objectives of ANC Promote and maintain the physical, mental and social health of mother and baby by providing education on nutrition, personal hygiene and birthing process Detect and manage complications during pregnancy, whether medical, surgical or obstetrical Develop birth preparedness and complication readiness plan Help prepare mother to breastfeed successfully, experience normal puerperium, and take good care of the child physically, psychologically and socially
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5 Antenatal Care: Overview What is Effective ANC? Care from a skilled attendant and continuity of care
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This note was uploaded on 12/24/2011 for the course STEP 1 taught by Professor Dr.aslam during the Fall '11 term at Montgomery College.

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Antenatalcare - Antenatal Care(ANC Overview Advances in...

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