Antenatal perineal massage for reducing perineal trauma

  • Protocol
  • Intervention


  • MM Beckmann,

  • AJ Garrett

Dr Michael Beckmann, Senior Registrar Obstetrics and Gynaecology, QE2 Jubilee Base Hospital, Kessels Road, Coopers Plains, Queensland, 4108, AUSTRALIA.


This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To assess the effect of antenatal perineal massage on the incidence of perineal trauma at birth and subsequent morbidity.