Tuesday, January 26, 2010
CTG - Case study what would you do?
A gravida 2 para 1, 22 years old, uneventful pregnancy however in the last week developed high blood pressure: today not feeling well, visual disturbances and 1+protein in her urine, PE bloods taken, waiting results:
For Induction of Labour (IOL)@ 40 weeks.
Last baby spontaneous vaginal birth after an 8 hour labour, perineum intact.
admitted to ward at 1400hrs pre prostin CTG, normal reactive trace.
CTG recommenced post prostin 2mg @ 1600 hours..... describe the CTG and what action would you take...... what are your options and the womans options?