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The need to include obstetric nurses in prenatal care visits in the public health system

Selma Aparecida Lagrosa Garcia, Sidney Antonio Lagrosa Garcia, Umberto Gazi Lippi

DOI: 10.1590/s1679-45082010rw1486

ABSTRACTObjective:To investigate, with a qualitative approach, the role of Obstetric Nurses at the primary level of care given to women’s health as a vital component of the multidisciplinary team, which today is fundamental for providing care, prevention as well as health education and promotion, especially in programs whose activities are geared towards primary care of pregnant, parturient, and puerpera women.Methods:Brazilian laws and the determinations of Nursing Councils in reference to the activities of the obstetric nurse were researched, including the […]