Caeserian Section

For a patient who has had caeserian section 12 hours ago, the essential assessments by the midwife include:-

a) Measure urine for specific gravity

b)Palpating pedal pulses

c)Checking perineal pad for lochia loss

d) Auscultating the bowel sounds

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