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Intrauterine resuscitation of the compromised fetus.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10494465     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The gold standard for assessment of fetal well being in labor is the adequacy of fetal oxygenation using continuous electronic fetal monitoring. Additional biophysical properties of the fetus are increasingly being used to ascertain the health of the intrauterine environment. This article focuses on the detection and management of the compromised fetus. The article describes the history, physiologic basis, and current techniques for fetal monitoring. In addition, it presents the common diagnostic tools used to identify the compromised fetus and available options for the management of fetal intolerance of labor.
M K Lindsay
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Clinics in perinatology     Volume:  26     ISSN:  0095-5108     ISO Abbreviation:  Clin Perinatol     Publication Date:  1999 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1999-10-07     Completed Date:  1999-10-07     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7501306     Medline TA:  Clin Perinatol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  569-84, v     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Cesarean Section
Electronics, Medical / instrumentation
Fetal Distress / diagnosis,  therapy*
Fetal Monitoring* / instrumentation,  methods
Fetal Movement / physiology
Fetus / metabolism,  physiology
Heart Rate, Fetal / physiology
Labor, Obstetric / physiology
Oxygen Consumption / physiology
Ultrasonography, Prenatal
Uterine Contraction / physiology

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