Intrapartum Fetal Heart Rate Monitoring: Nomenclature, Interpretation, and General Management Principles This Practice Bulletin was developed by the ACOG. Obstet Gynecol. Jul;(1) doi: /AOG.0beaef . ACOG Practice Bulletin No. Intrapartum fetal heart rate monitoring. This Practice Bulletin was devel- oped by the ACOG Committee on. Practice Bulletins—Obstetrics with the assistance of George A. Macones,. MD.

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The patient may be positioned in either the semi-Fowler position sitting with the head elevated 30 degrees or lateral recumbent position. El monitoreo fetal interno solo se utiliza durante el trabajo de parto. Blind oxyto- cin challenge test and perinatal outcome.

Routine formal fetal movement counting and risk of antepartum late death in normally formed singletons. Perinatal outcome in triplet versus twin gestations.

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Results The average fetal heart rate is beats per minute. Obstet Gynecol ; Posibles complicaciones No existen complicaciones importantes asociadas con el monitoreo externo.

Cerebral-umbilical Doppler ratio as a predictor of adverse perinatal outcome. To perform vibroacoustic stimulation, the device is positioned on the maternal abdomen and a stimulus is applied for 1—2 seconds.

J Perinat Med ; Studies were reviewed and evaluated for quality according to the method outlined by the U. Heart rate reactivity is thought to be a good indicator of nor- mal fetal autonomic function. Publicar un comentario Nota: Commonly used definitions of oligohydramnios include a single deepest vertical pocket of amniotic fluid of 2 cm or less not containing umbilical cord or fetal extremities and an amniotic fluid index of 5 cm or less 36, 37, Thus, the BPP comprises five components: Fetal movement counting for assessment of fetal wellbeing.

Clin Obstet Gynecol ; Moreover, whether fetal movement assessment adds benefit to an established program of regular fetal surveil- lance has not been evaluated. Possible Complications There are no major complications associated with external monitoring. Internal monitoring is not recommended in mothers with a current herpes infection.


Is there evidence that antepartum fetal sur- veillance decreases the risk of fetal demise or otherwise improves perinatal outcomes? Identification of the small for gestational age fetus with the use of gestational age-independent indices of fetal growth. Definition Fetal heart rate monitoring is listening to your baby’s monitoeia.

Screening for fetal well-being in a high-risk pregnant population comparing the nonstress test with umbilical artery Doppler velocim- etry: Variable decelerations that are nonrepetitive and brief less than 30 seconds are not monitoroa with fetal compromise or the need for obstetric intervention Most growth-restricted fetuses can be adequately evaluated with serial ultrasonography every 3—4 weeks; ultrasonographic assessment of growth should not be performed more frequently than every 2 weeks because the inherent error associated with ultrasonographic mea- surements can preclude an accurate assessment of inter- val growth 70— An abnormal heart rate or abnormal pattern may indicate that the fetus is not getting enough oxygen or having other problems.

Cessation of fetal movement appears to occur at lower pH levels; fetuses with abnormal movement were found to have a mean umbilical vein blood pH of 7.

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Moreover, recent normal antepartum fetal test results should not preclude the use of intrapartum fetal monitoring. I Evidence obtained from at least one properly designed randomized controlled trial. Cochrane Database of Systematic ReviewsIssue 1. American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. The procedure is completed with labor. Motivos para realizar la prueba El monitoreo se realiza antes del parto para evaluar el bienestar del feto durante el embarazo. In cases in which an abnormal test result is not associated with any clinical evidence acoy acute and potentially reversible worsening in the maternal status, a stepwise approach to the investigation of the fetal con- dition should be undertaken.

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Reference ranges for serial measurements of umbilical artery Doppler indices in the second half of pregnancy. A prospective evaluation of fetal movement screening to reduce the incidence of antepartum fetal death.


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Although several counting protocols have been used, neither the optimal number of movements nor the ideal duration for counting movements has been defined. Discuss with your doctor how the fetus will be monitored external or internal and how often continuous or occasionally.

The FHR is monitored with an external trans- ducer. If delivery is not undertaken, follow-up amniotic fluid volume measurements, NSTs, and fetal growth assess- ments are indicated.

Fetal Heart Rate Monitoring

What is the recommended frequency of testing? Biophysical profile with amniotic fluid volume assessments. Priority was given to articles reporting results of original research, although review articles and commentaries also were consulted. Monitoreo fetal interno El monitoreo fetal interno solo se utiliza durante el trabajo de parto. What is the role of umbilical artery and other Doppler velocimetry studies? Doppler assessment of the fetoplacental circulation in normal and growth-retarded fetuses.

Certain acute maternal conditions eg, diabetic ketoacidosis or pneumonia with hypoxemia can result in abnormal test results, which generally will normalize as the maternal condition improves. Although abnormal fetal surveillance results may be associated with acidemia or hypoxemia, they reflect nei- ther the severity nor duration of acid—base disturbance.