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The Rotunda Hospital. (2018) Rotunda hospital annual report 2017. Dublin: The Rotunda Hospital.

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p. 43 The Infectious Diseases Service, also known as the DOVE (Danger of Viral Exposure) service, looks after the specific needs of pregnant women who have, or are at risk of, blood and sexually transmitted bacterial and viral infections. This exposure may occur through drug use, unprotected sex, or any contact with infected blood or body fluid.


p. 44 Drug Liaison Midwife (DLM) service

During 2017, 100 women were referred to the DLM service, including 56 women who had a history of opiate addiction and were engaged in a Methadone Maintenance Programme.

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