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close this bookPreparation for Childbirth - A Health Workers Manual (Peace Corps, 1979, 88 p.)
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View the documentAcknowledgements
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View the documentIntroduction
close this folderPart I First prenatal class
close this folderAnatomy
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View the documentMale reproductory system
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close this folderPhysiology
View the documentThe menstrual cycle
View the documentPrenatal development
View the documentComfort during pregnancy
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View the documentNutrition during pregnancy
close this folderPart II - Second prenatal class
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close this folderLabor
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View the documentSigns of approaching labor
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close this folderBreastfeeding
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close this folderPart III Third prenatal class review
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View the documentSecond stage of labor
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close this folderAdmission to hospital
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View the documentHospital procedures
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close this folderPart IV - Fourth prenatal class
close this folderThe newborn
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close this folderLactation
View the documentMaintaining milk supply
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View the documentPost- partum exercises
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View the documentPlanning future pregnancies
close this folderPart V - Labor and delivery: Information for health workers
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View the documentComfort measures during labor
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close this folderImmediate post partum
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View the documentFundal massage
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View the documentSore nipples and breast engorgement
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close this folderAppendix
View the documentA - Suggested teaching aids
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