Iron deficiency anemia in the childbearing year

An overview of management approaches to iron deficiency anemia during pregnancy and postpartum.



UPDATED: Iron supplements: A guide for midwives

A comparison of oral iron supplements, for use when discussing iron supplementation with clients.




For clients: Iron deficiency anemia and you

An overview of iron deficiency anemia, its effects on the person, and treatment options.

This client resource is also available in five other languages, available on the Client Handout page.


Sample protocol(s), submitted by midwifery practices, are available on anemia for practices to download and adapt. Be sure to tailor the template to reflect current evidence, best practices and practice group / community specific info before use.