Perinatal Practice Guideline Updates for GPs
A number of Guidelines have been published on both the SA Health website (available at www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/perinatal and www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/neonatal) and web-based a (available at https://extapps.health.sa.gov.au/PracticeGuidelines). Please find attached the guideline upload summaries that detail key points/changes.
Perinatal Practice Guidelines:
- Hypertensive Disorders in Pregnancy. Please note: IV infusion regimens for labetalol, hydralazine and magnesium sulphate are now appendices. The separate medication PPGs and their A-Z listing have been removed.
- Vitamin D Status in Pregnancy. Please note: Routine Vit D supplementation for all women is now recommended.
Neonatal Medication Guidelines
• Multivitamins (Penta-Vite®)
Diabetes Mellitus and Gestational Diabetes
• Changes to the SA Perinatal Practice Guideline