Latent Phase labour, Obstetrics

exp date isn't null, but text field is


This guideline aims to provide a structured approach for midwives to assist them in helping women manage the latent phase of labour. 

The guideline is divided into three sections:

  1. telephone contact
  2. face-to-face contact
  3. admission to hospital in the latent phase of labour.

NOTE: this guideline is hosted on the NHSGGC Obstetrics & Gynaecology Handbook website. Clicking on the link below will open the guideline in a new window.


Use the button below to access this resource item.

Access this resource