SPS PGD template for the intrapartum administration of benzylpenicillin for prevention of early-onset Group B Streptococcus (GBS) infection in neonates.


Developed by SPS and NHS England, reviewed by the Royal College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (RCOG) and the UKHSA AMR team, with the support of specialists working within clinical practice for medicines commonly supplied for the prevention of complications in pregnancy and birth.

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National PGD templates are developed with experts for clinical specialties. They reduce duplication and variation, and improve consistency of care.

Update history

  1. Broken links in template updated - no change to content
  1. Title, URL and summary amended.
  1. Published

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