Fetal movement counting for assessment of fetal well-being

  • Protocol
  • Intervention


  • L Mangesi,

  • GJ Hofmeyr

Miss Lindeka Mangesi, Research Midwife, Effective Care Research Group, Frere Maternity Hospital, Private Bag X9047, East London, 5200, SOUTH AFRICA. ecru@global.co.za; lindeka1@yahoo.com.


This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To assess the outcome of pregnancy when fetal movement counting is done routinely, selectively or not at all, and using various methods.