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Table 1 Obstetric, anaesthesia and neonatal equipment set up in isolation ward to prepare for deliveries

From: Preparation and consideration for establishment of an isolation maternity unit in a tertiary hospital during COVID-19 pandemic

Obstetric equipment Cardiotocography (CTG) machine
Disposable delivery set
➢ Disposable vaginal delivery set
➢ OmniCup and Neville Barnes forceps for assisted vaginal delivery
Perimortem caesarean section set
Medications for labour and obstetric emergencies
➢ Medications needed for different stages of labour
➢ Postpartum hemorrhage, pre-eclampsia/eclampsia
➢ Other resuscitation drugs
Anaesthesia equipment Entonox use in isolation ward
➢ Portable entonox cylinder
➢ Tubing with demand valve and facemask
Epidural analgesia in isolation ward
➢ Disposable epidural set
➢ Patient controlled epidural analgesia (PCEA) pump
Neonatal equipment Airway and Resuscitation
➢ Transport incubator and Open care system with overhead warmer and T-piece resuscitator/disposable bag and mask kit
➢ Oxygen tank, medical air tank, high-efficiency particulate absorbing (HEPA) filter
➢ Suction machine and catheters
➢ Endotracheal tube, orogastric tube, umbilical catheter
➢ Standard neonatal resuscitation drugs
Warming equipment
➢ Stockinet cap, towels, plastic bag
➢ Exothermic mattress