Pocket Guide to Fetal Monitoring and Assessment

Pocket Guide to Fetal Monitoring and Assessment

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"Pocket Guide to Fetal Monitoring and Assessment" provides portable and practical information for evaluating intrapartum and antepartum fetal status. Designed specifically for use in the clinical environment, this pocket guide provides a single source of information for the care and management of the patient in the labor and delivery suite, the fetal intensive care unit, the LDRP (labor-delivery-recovery-postpartum), and the antepartum inpatient unit or ambulatory care setting. This guide also provides up-to-date content on all aspects of electronic fetal monitoring, from operating equipment to interpreting data.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 368 pages
  • 109.22 x 185.42 x 15.24mm | 272.15g
  • Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
  • Mosby
  • St Louis, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 5th Revised edition
  • 0323026060
  • 9780323026062
  • 1,531,935

Table of contents

1. Overview of Fetal Monitoring 2. Physiological Basis for Monitoring 3. Instrumentation for Fetal Heart Rate and Uterine Activity Monitoring 4. Uterine Activity 5. Pattern Recognition and Interpretation 6. Assessment and Management of Fetal Status 7. Influence of Gestational Age on Fetal Heart Rate Interpretation 8. Fetal Assessment in Non-Obstetrical Settings 9. Antepartum Fetal Assessment 10. Care of the Monitored Patient 11. Risk Management Appendix Selected Pattern Interpretation at 1 cm/min Paper Speed Glossary of Terms and Abbreviationsshow more