Fetal Monitoring: Interventions

Amnioinfusion, fetal scalp electrodes, intrauterine pressure catheters: tools for intervention in labor & delivery Each of these tools are illustrated below. I’m wrapping up the series on fetal monitoring, discussing specific interventions for fetal heart...
Fetal Monitoring: Late Decelerations

Fetal Monitoring: Late Decelerations

Late fetal heart decelerations concern nurses, midwives and doctors alike, especially if they occur frequently and if they are “deep.” The above screenshot illustrates a classic example. In this one, the baby’s heart rate is going along and all of a sudden it...