Fetal Monitoring In Practice by Donald GibbFetal Monitoring In Practice by Donald Gibb

Fetal Monitoring In Practice

byDonald GibbEditorSabaratnam Arulkumaran

Paperback | May 11, 2017

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Prepared by editors of international renown, the latest edition ofFetal Monitoring in Practicehas been fully updated throughout and now presents the latest information in colour! New features include an expanded international author team, the latest guidelines from NICE and FIGO, updated information on clinical assessment and medical litigation, and a new chapter on competency testing in CTG interpretation prior to practice.

Title:Fetal Monitoring In PracticeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:272 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:May 11, 2017Publisher:Elsevier CanadaLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0702043486

ISBN - 13:9780702043482

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Table of Contents

1 Introduction

2 Clinical assessment and recording

3 Auscultation of the fetal heart rate

4 Electronic fetal monitoring - terminology and Interpretation

5 Pathophysiology of Fetal Heart Rate (FHR)

6 NICE and FIGO guidelines for Interpretation of FHR patterns

7 Antepartum Fetal Surveillance

8 The admission test by cardiotocography or by auscultation

9 Assessment of uterine contractions

10 Oxytocin and fetal heart rate changes

11 Meconium, infection, anaemia, bleeding

12 Cardiotocographic interpretation: additional clinical scenarios

13 Cardiotocographic interpretation: more difficult problems

14 Fetal scalp blood sampling pH and lactate

15 Fetal ECG waveform analysis

16 Medico legal issues with CTG and current strategies to reduce litigation

17 Competency Testing in CTG Interpretation Prior to Practice