Cardiotocography vs. intermittent auscultation in assessing fetal well-being
American Journal of Nursing
Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
School of Nursing and Midwifery
REVIEW QUESTION Which method of monitoring fetal heart rate— cardiotocography or intermittent auscultation—leads to better outcomes for mothers and newborns?
TYPE OF REVIEW A systematic review of four trials involving more than 13,000 women.