Use of antenatal cards for literate health personnel and illiterate traditional birth attendants: an overview.

Abstract

A review of the existing literature on various risk-oriented antenatal cards developed during the last 15 years, makes apparent a multitude of action-oriented cards available for trained health personnel (obstetric nurses, midwives and doctors). Few antenatal cards, however, have been developed for use by illiterate traditional birth attendants (TBAs). A… (More)