RCP releases updated Unanticipated Birth practice resource

RCP’s clinical resource ‘Unanticipated Birth Outside the Birthing Unit’ has been updated. Apart from some minor formatting changes, revisions include:

  • Adoption of NRP 8th Edition standards
  • Link to RCP video: Simulation of Normal Vaginal Birth
  • Recommendations for umbilical cord management
  • Guidance for use of tranexamic acid for postpartum haemorrhage'