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Expert systems for fetal assessment in labour

  1. Jennifer E Lutomski1,*,
  2. Sarah Meaney1,
  3. Richard A Greene2,
  4. Anthony C Ryan3,
  5. Declan Devane4

Editorial Group: Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group

Published Online: 19 AUG 2013

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010708


How to Cite

Lutomski JE, Meaney S, Greene RA, Ryan AC, Devane D. Expert systems for fetal assessment in labour (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 8. Art. No.: CD010708. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010708.

Author Information

  1. 1

    National Perinatal Epidemiology Centre, Wilton, Cork, Ireland

  2. 2

    National Perinatal Epidemiology Centre, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Wilton, Cork, Ireland

  3. 3

    Cork University Maternity Hospital, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Wilton, Cork, Ireland

  4. 4

    National University of Ireland Galway, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Galway, Ireland

*Jennifer E Lutomski, National Perinatal Epidemiology Centre, 5th Floor, Cork University Maternity Hospital, Wilton, Cork, Ireland. j.lutomski@ucc.ie.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 19 AUG 2013

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Abstract

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  2. Abstract

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

To evaluate the effectiveness of continuous or intermittent CTG monitoring during labour with an ES compared with (1) continuous or intermittent CTG monitoring during labour without an ES or (2) intermittent auscultation with a Pinard stethoscope or hand-held Doppler ultrasound device.