Establishing the accuracy and acceptability of abdominal ultrasound to define the foetal head position in the second stage of labour: a validation study.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/268314
Title:
Establishing the accuracy and acceptability of abdominal ultrasound to define the foetal head position in the second stage of labour: a validation study.
Authors:
Ramphul, Meenakshi; Kennelly, Mairead; Murphy, Deirdre J
Affiliation:
Academic Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Trinity College Dublin & Coombe Women & Infant's University Hospital, Dublin 8, Ireland. ramphulm@tcd.ie
Citation:
Establishing the accuracy and acceptability of abdominal ultrasound to define the foetal head position in the second stage of labour: a validation study. 2012, 164 (1):35-9 Eur. J. Obstet. Gynecol. Reprod. Biol.
Journal:
European journal of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive biology
Issue Date:
Sep-2012
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/268314
DOI:
10.1016/j.ejogrb.2012.06.001
PubMed ID:
22762840
Abstract:
To compare the diagnosis of the foetal head position in the second stage of labour by ultrasound scan performed by a novice sonographer and by clinical assessment, to that of an expert sonographer (gold standard); and to evaluate the acceptability of ultrasound in the second stage of labour to women and clinicians.
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
MeSH:
Adult; Delivery, Obstetric; Female; Head; Humans; Labor Presentation; Labor Stage, Second; Obstetric Labor Complications; Pregnancy; Ultrasonography, Prenatal
ISSN:
1872-7654

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorRamphul, Meenakshien_GB
dc.contributor.authorKennelly, Maireaden_GB
dc.contributor.authorMurphy, Deirdre Jen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2013-02-05T12:56:34Z-
dc.date.available2013-02-05T12:56:34Z-
dc.date.issued2012-09-
dc.identifier.citationEstablishing the accuracy and acceptability of abdominal ultrasound to define the foetal head position in the second stage of labour: a validation study. 2012, 164 (1):35-9 Eur. J. Obstet. Gynecol. Reprod. Biol.en_GB
dc.identifier.issn1872-7654-
dc.identifier.pmid22762840-
dc.identifier.doi10.1016/j.ejogrb.2012.06.001-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/268314-
dc.description.abstractTo compare the diagnosis of the foetal head position in the second stage of labour by ultrasound scan performed by a novice sonographer and by clinical assessment, to that of an expert sonographer (gold standard); and to evaluate the acceptability of ultrasound in the second stage of labour to women and clinicians.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to European journal of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive biologyen_GB
dc.subject.meshAdult-
dc.subject.meshDelivery, Obstetric-
dc.subject.meshFemale-
dc.subject.meshHead-
dc.subject.meshHumans-
dc.subject.meshLabor Presentation-
dc.subject.meshLabor Stage, Second-
dc.subject.meshObstetric Labor Complications-
dc.subject.meshPregnancy-
dc.subject.meshUltrasonography, Prenatal-
dc.titleEstablishing the accuracy and acceptability of abdominal ultrasound to define the foetal head position in the second stage of labour: a validation study.en_GB
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentAcademic Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Trinity College Dublin & Coombe Women & Infant's University Hospital, Dublin 8, Ireland. ramphulm@tcd.ieen_GB
dc.identifier.journalEuropean journal of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive biologyen_GB
dc.description.provinceLeinsteren
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