Recovering from a third or fourth degree perineal tear

If you have a third or fourth degree perineal tear during childbirth, this information sheet will help you understand the treatment and follow-up care you should receive to support your recovery.

Recovering from a third or fourth degree perineal tear thumbnail

Downloads

Recovering from a third or fourth degree perineal tear

Download PDF (181.49 KB)

Recovering from a third or fourth degree perineal tear - accessible word version.

Download Word (478.77 KB)

Accessibility - We aim to provide documents in an accessible format. If you're having problems using a document with your accessibility tools, please contact us for help.

Copyright - Unless stated otherwise, materials provided are covered by a Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial-Share Alike (BY-NC-ND) 4.0 International License.

 

Description

For more information and resources for the Third and Fourth Degree Perineal Tears Clinical Care Standard, visit our web page on Third and Fourth Degree Perineal Tears

Publication year
2021
Resource type
Fact sheet or brochure