Publication Year: 2006
Authors/Editor: Murray, Michelle
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 92
The third edition provides practitioners with the needed references and resources they need to provide quality care to women and their fetuses
Designed for labor and delivery nurses, nurse midwives, nurses cross-training in L&D, and Ob/Gyn nurses and physicians, this workbook is a step-by-step guide to using the equipment and identifying FHR pattern components and the significance of those components. Everything you need to know to enable you to identify the common signs of fetal well-being and the indicators of fetal compromise are included in this guide.
This is a cutting edge resource for a practice-based discipline, with details and references that are specific and clear. In addition, the protocols and procedures found in the appendix are applicable to clinical practices that include fetal monitors.