Internal/External Monitoring in Labor

February 2, 2010. Posted in: Blog Posts

Internal/External Monitoring Show Equal Rates of Fetal Distress, C-Section

The New England Journal of Medicine recently published a study that looked at labor (contraction) monitoring and different birth outcomes in hospitals. The study was conducted in the Netherlands (where rates of neonatal and maternal health and well-being are much better than in the United States). …