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close this bookMother-Baby Package: Implementing Safe Motherhood in Countries (WHO - OMS, 1996, 108 p.)
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View the documentANNEX 1 - ESSENTIAL DRUGS LIST FOR MOTHER-BABY PACKAGE
View the documentANNEX 2 - EQUIPMENT LIST FOR MOTHER-BABY PACKAGE AT EACH LEVEL
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ANNEX 2 - EQUIPMENT LIST FOR MOTHER-BABY PACKAGE AT EACH LEVEL

(Number in brackets refers to suggested quantity; basic equipment and numbers of packs required should be determined by the number of births and related complications anticipated)

UNIPAC number

1. Basic Equipment for all Levels

Sphygmomanometer (aneroid) and

06 830 00

Stethoscope (binaural)

06 860 00

Baby weighing scale

01 455 00

Fetal stethoscope

06 860 00

Instrument sterilizer and

01 600 00

Forceps sterilizer and Jar for forceps

07 352 00

Spring type dressing forceps (stainless steel)

07 210 00

Kidney basins (stainless steel)

02 100 00

Sponge bowls (stainless steel)

02 250 00

Clinical oral thermometer (dual Celsius/Fahrenheit scale)

04 810 50

Surgeon’s hand brush

05 140 00

Heat source

01 700 00

Syringes and needles

07 824 05

Cannula 18 gauge

07 092 10

Suture needles and

07 593 00

suture material

05 635 00

Urinary catheters

03 220 00

Adult ventilator bag and mask

Mouth gag

Surgical gloves

03 290 00

Scissors

2. Delivery (for all levels)

Artery forceps (1)

07 245 00

Blunt-ended scissors (2)

07 745 00

Cord ties (2)

Gloves (2 pair)

03 290 00

Pilot bottles (containing 1 ml ACD solution)

Slides (microscope)

09 690 00

Compound microscope

09 571 04

Microscope illuminator

09 610 00

15. Laboratory

Preparation and staining of thin blood films

Microscope (binocular)

09 571 04

Immersion oil

Clean glass slides and cover slides

09 690 00

Glass rods

09 685 15

Sink or staining tank

09 685 15

Measuring cylinder (50 ml)

09 355 00

Wash bottle containing buffered water

09 212 00

Interval timer clock

09 834 00

Rack for drying slides

09 685 15

Leishman stain, methanol

Thick blood films for malaria parasites

Field stains A and B

Glass containers

Microscope slides

09 690 00

Blood lancets

05 320 00

Total and differential leucocyte count

Counting chamber (Neubauer)

09 482 00

Pipette (0.05 ml)

09 653 00

Pipette (graduated, 1.0 ml)

09 661 00

Türk diluting solution

Tally counter, differential if possible

09 326 00

Estimation of haemoglobin

Haemoglobinometer

09 500 00

Erythrocyte volume fraction (haematocrit)

Microhaematocrit centrifuge (manual or electric)

09 260 24

Scale for reading results

Heparinised capillary tubes (75 mm x 1.5 mm)

09 264 95

Spirit lamp

09 551 05

Ethanol

Detection of glucose in urine

Indicator papers and tablets or, if not available,

Benedict solution

10 125 00

Pipette

09 679 10

09 679 15

Pyrex test-tubes

09 790 00

Test-tube holder

03 310 00

Beaker


50 ml

09 150 00


150 ml

09 174 40

Spirit lamp

Detection of ketones in urine

Indicator papers and tablets or, if not available, Test-tubes

09 790 00

Rack

09 685 20

Measuring cylinder (10 ml)

09 350 00

Dropping pipette

Sodium nitroprusside

10 830 00

Glacial acetic acid

Ammonia

Detection of protein in urine

Indicator papers and tablets or, if not available,

05 840 05

Test-tubes

09 790 00

Pipette (5 ml)

09 665 00

Sulfosalicyclic acid (300 g/l aqueous solution)

10 900 00