Medical - ObstetricsObstetrics in Prehospital: Safeguarding the Journey of Maternal and Neonatal Health
In the prehospital setting, obstetric emergencies require a unique set of skills and knowledge to ensure the well-being of both mother and baby. Prehospital healthcare providers play a vital role in assessing and managing obstetric cases, from conducting initial assessments and providing pain relief to facilitating safe deliveries and managing complications.
In this series of articles, we explore the world of obstetrics in the prehospital setting, discussing common emergencies, best practices for assessment and management, and the importance of effective communication and collaboration with obstetric specialists. Through these articles, we aim to equip you with the knowledge and skills necessary to optimise patient outcomes in obstetric emergencies.