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Prevent Fistula Poster for Service Providers

This poster lists seven steps for providers to take when dealing with patients with obstetric fistula:

  • Advise parents to provide proper nutrition to girl children
  • Provide accurate information on prenatal care
  • Ensure proper management of labor
  • Discuss delivery and emergency preparedness with pregnant patients
  • Refer pregnant women to facilities when needed
  • Insert urethral catheter into women if they have prolonged labor
  • Treat women with repsect and ensure privacy

Source: EngenderHealth

Date of Publication: March 25, 2019