Partogram

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Definition

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Features

-  Commenced once in established labour (active first stage)

-  Fieldman curve

-  Maternal observations

-  Descent of head

-  Dilation of cervix & length

-  Moulding

-  Caput

-  Fetal heart rate

-  Liqour

 

Indications

-  Monitor progress of labour

-  Detect slow progess of labour

 

Complications

-  Labour dystocia

 

Interpretation

-  Once in active labour (4cm)

-  No change in 2hrs = alert line

-  No change in 4hrs = action line

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References