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New WHO Guideline - Managing possible serious bacterial infection in young infants when referral is not possible


(09/09/2015) WHO has developed a new guideline for trained health workers to provide effective outpatient treatment. This guideline will identify young infants who have signs of serious infection to receive treatment even if referral is not possible.

Postnatal Care for Mothers and Newborns


This evidence brief provides highlights and key messages from World Health Organization’s 2013 Guidelines on postnatal care for mothers and newborns. These updated guidelines address the timing and content of postnatal care for mothers with a special focus on resource-limited settings in low- and middle-income countries. This brief is intended for policy-makers, programme managers, educators and providers who care for women and newborns after birth.