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Antepartum Fetal Assessment and Therapy

  • Cassandra Wasson
  • Albert Kelly
  • David Ninan
  • Quy Tran
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Abstract

This chapter reviews the various methods of antepartum fetal assessment, such as ultrasonography, fetal heart rate monitoring, and biophysical profile.

Keywords

Ultrasonography Fetal heart rate monitoring Non-stress test (NST) Contraction stress test (CST) Oxytocin challenge test (OCT) Biophysical profile Fetal therapy 

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© Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  • Cassandra Wasson
    • 1
  • Albert Kelly
    • 1
  • David Ninan
    • 2
  • Quy Tran
    • 3
  1. 1.Riverside University Health System - Medical CenterMoreno ValleyUSA
  2. 2.Riverside University Health System - Medical CenterLoma LindaUSA
  3. 3.Harbor–UCLA Medical CenterTorranceUSA

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