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Computers and CTGs: Where are we at?

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The latest National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence guidelines on intrapartum care include advice on the appropriate use of cardiotocographs. This technology has become, rightly or wrongly, commonplace as an increasing number of women are receiving CTG monitoring during their labour. The technology is now over 50 years old, however, it has still to be proven effective. The cardiotocograph monitors are not monitors per se-they are used as a recorder and signal display to be then r...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
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Journal:
British Journal of Midwifery
Volume:
18
Issue:
10
Pages:
644-649
Publication date:
2010-10-05
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ISSN:
0969-4900
URN:
uuid:3c5b3b68-bf70-4a45-a385-8f0ba7b9ae91
Source identifiers:
302051
Local pid:
pubs:302051
Language:
English

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