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Preconception, pregnancy, childbirth and postpartum care

Pregnancy complications

Prelabour rupture of membranes

This section includes RHL summaries of published systematic reviews on various aspects of pregnancy and childbirth, including preconception care, management of miscarriage, antenatal care, medical problems in pregnancy, disorders that might affect the unborn baby, complications arising during pregnancy, the induction of labour, and the care of the mother and newborn during and immediately after childbirth.
Female doctor talking to pregnant woman sitting on bed in hospital

Amnioinfusion for third trimester preterm premature rupture of membranes

Bottles of antibiotics

Antibiotics for preterm rupture of membranes

A bottle of antibiotics

WHO recommendation on antibiotic administration for women with preterm prelabour rupture of membranes

Antibiotics

WHO recommendation on the prophylactic antibiotic of choice in women with preterm prelabour rupture of membranes

African pregnant woman waiting for doctor in a health center, Côte d Ivoire

Antibiotics for prelabour rupture of membrane at or near term

Tocolytics for preterm premature rupture of membranes