intrapartum


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intrapartum

(ˌɪntrəˈpɑːtəm)
adj
(Medicine) med of or relating to childbirth or delivery: intrapartum care.
[C20: New Latin, from intra- + partum, from partus birth]
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Healthcare professionals recommend intrapartum fetal heart rate (FHR) monitor during labor for proper assessment of fetal wellbeing.
Administration of intrapartum penicillin G, ampicillin, or cefazolin can provide adequate intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis against neonatal early-onset GBS disease.
A path analysis taking potential indication bias into account showed that 21% of the total risk of intrapartum or postpartum severe acute maternal morbidity risk associated with twin pregnancy was mediated by cesarean delivery, Dr.
Point-of-care intrapartum molecular screening of group B Streptococcus reduced the incidence of early-onset disease cases and antibiotic use, according to research published in Obstetrics & Gynecology.
Fetal and Neonatal Heart Monitor: Novel Modality Developments Offering Framework for Non-Invasive Evaluation Healthcare professionals recommend intrapartum fetal heart rate (FHR) monitor during labor for proper assessment of fetal wellbeing.
We hypothesized no change in intrapartum cesarean deliveries without antepartum indications.
15, the World Health Organization issued "WHO Recommendations: Intrapartum Care for a Positive Childbirth Experience" with global care standards for healthy pregnant women, with aims to reduce unnecessary medical interventions.
Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) rejected a draft law allocating female employees a 60-day paid leave in case of miscarriage or intrapartum death.
Intrapartum fetal hypoxia, resulting in permanent neurological impairment, remains a significant source of concern for parents and healthcare professionals [1].
Women's satisfaction with maternity service is often associated with the quality of intrapartum care, as the nature of the support given during labour and childbirth is reflective of a positive birth experience [2].
Diagnosis and treatment of intrapartum HIV cannot prevent MTCT that may have already occurred in utero; however maternal intravenous zidovudine (AZT) prophylaxis, CD before active labor or rupture of membranes (ROM), and enhanced neonatal antiretroviral prophylaxis with 2 or 3 ART all independently decrease the risk of intrapartum MTCT [11-14].
Intrapartum fetal surveillance was traditionally carried out by intermittent auscultation of fetal heart.