Management of 3rd stage of labour:
- Within 1 minute of delivery – Oxytocin 10 ml I/V or I/M is given.
- Deliver the placenta by Control Cord Traction (CCT).
- Examination of placental membrane.
- Fundal massage.
Other related questions and answer:
CCT(Control Cord Traction)/ Brandth Andrew’s method:
The left hand is placed over the abdomen and push-up the fundus towards the umbilicus. And hold the umbilical cord with right hand and give very slight traction. And deliver the placenta.
Why Placetal membrane is examined?
To see whether the parts of placenta is retained or not in uterus.