Guidelines - labour and birth

(Listed alphabetically)

Assessment of the progress of labour - first and second stages (clinical guideline)

Assisted operative vaginal birth forceps and ventouse

Birth and perineal repair count procedure

Breech presentation

Cardiotocography (CTG) interpretation and management background

Excessive uterine activity & hyper stimulation guideline

Fetal surveillance in labour

Group B streptococcal (GBS) intrapartum prophylaxis

Herpes simplex virus in pregnancy

Home birth guideline

Induction of labour (IOL) maternity booking

Induction of labour (IOL) and labour augmentation oxytocin (Syntocinon(R)) infusion

Induction of labour Dinoprostone vaginal gel (Prostin (R))

Induction of labour Dinoprostone vaginal pessary (Cervidil (R))


Meconium liquor birth-fetal neonatal care quick reference

Midwife care on admission with multidisciplinary teams

Perineal trauma management

Regimens for intrapartum GBS prophylaxis implementation tool

Shoulder dystocia

Third stage labour

Umbilical cord lactate sampling

Water birth-immersion in water during labour and birth

When to notify the obstetric consultant or senior registrar

Standing orders for midwives