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Intervention Protocol

Antenatal perineal massage for reducing perineal trauma

  1. MM Beckmann,
  2. AJ Garrett

Editorial Group: Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group

Published Online: 24 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005123


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Beckmann MM, Garrett AJ. Antenatal perineal massage for reducing perineal trauma (Protocol). The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2005, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD005123. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005123.

Author Information

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

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 JAN 2005

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Abstract

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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.