cephalic version


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cephalic version

n
(Gynaecology & Obstetrics) another name for version5
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Objective: To find out the effectiveness of oral nifedipine as a tocolytic agent in external cephalic version.
The updated text refers to the fact that the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists recommends using a forward summersault maneuver as the first intervention during external cephalic version.
Past articles in the series have reviewed external cephalic version, gonococcal infections, Zika virus in pregnancy, and urinary incontinence.
External cephalic version and internal podalic version was done in 1 and 1 cases respectively for the third baby.
However in many secondary care hospitals full quality care services are not available and failure to provide one-to-one support during labour limited number of external cephalic version lack of foetal scalp blood sampling facilities lack of full-time paediatric anaesthesia team coverage and blood bank services are common.
external cephalic version by Hmong elders, squatting position, and post-partum prohibitions) (Bruce and Xiong 2003; Erwin 2005; Halvorsen 2012; Jambunathan and Stewart 1995; Morrow 1986; Rice 1997, 1999, 2000a, 2000b; Potter and Whiren 1982; Spring et al 1995).
Cephalic version by moxibustion for breech presentation.
Other associated factors include: direct trauma to the abdomen, motor vehicle accident, abruptio placentae, vasa previa with membranous insertion, choriocarcinoma, amniocentesis, chorionic villous sampling and external cephalic version.
These include reducing contractions in a woman with tachysystole of the uterus due to pitocin or for intrauterine resuscitation, adjunct to external cephalic version, relaxing an inverted uterus or as an adjunct to managing inversion of the uterus, transporting a patient with contractions from one location to another, and rarely when delivering a second twin if the uterus needs to be relaxed.
A spontaneous movement into the vertex position or a successful external cephalic version were considered successful conversions.
Michelle explained: "I found out in August she was breech and I was booked in for an External Cephalic Version on October 26.
More recently, a study has been conducted on women's views on moxibustion for cephalic version in breech presentation (Mitchell & Allen, 2008) and a randomized controlled trial investigated the effects of yoga during pregnancy on maternal comfort, labour pain and birth outcomes (Chuntharapat, Petpichetchian, & Hatthakit, 2008).