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Intrapartum Fetal Assessment

  • Cassandra Wasson
  • Albert Kelly
  • David Ninan
  • Quy Tran
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Abstract

This chapter explores the various options for intrapartum fetal assessment, such as fetal heart rate monitoring and fetal scalp blood gases. It also discusses the various fetal decelerations and their causes.

Keywords

Fetal Heart Rate (FHR) Monitoring Fetal Heart Rate variability Fetal decelerations Fetal scalp blood gases Fetal pulse ox 

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© Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  • Cassandra Wasson
    • 1
  • Albert Kelly
    • 1
  • David Ninan
    • 2
  • Quy Tran
    • 3
  1. 1.Riverside University Health System - Medical CenterMoreno ValleyUSA
  2. 2.Riverside University Health System - Medical CenterLoma LindaUSA
  3. 3.Harbor–UCLA Medical CenterTorranceUSA

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