Intranatal care refers to the preventive and protective care during pregnancy. Intranatal care is of extreme importance for the safe ending of the pregnancy. The main aspects are creating a physically, psychologically and emotionally supportive environment for a safe delivery.
It emphasises on safe and hygienic procedures.
Main focuses are on
Aims and objectives of prenatal care.
1. Clean and safe delivery
2. To notice any deviation from normal.
3. Prevention of complications like post partum haemorrhage, precipitate labour, prolonged labour, maternal trauma, birth injuries, cord prolapse etc.
Following all precautions will be the key to achieve the goal of healthy mother and healthy baby.