Health, Disability and Aged Care

Electronic Fetal Monitoring

This course is in the base subscription pack
Health, Disability and Aged Care
Course Duration
Subject Matter Expert

The following course covers key areas of Electronic Fetal Monitoring. Upon successful completion of the associated summative quiz, 3 Australian College of Midwives (MidPLUS) points will be awarded.

Target Audience

IntelliLearn's library of ACM endorsed midwifery courses is essential for any maternity hospital requiring compliance in Electronic Fetal Monitoring, a range of midwifery emergencies, medication management in midwifery, breastfeeding and epidurals / spinal anaesthesia for childbirth.

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this course you should be able to:

-appreciate the importance of understanding the physiology of cellular function and oxygenation in respect to changes demonstrated in the CTG
-describe the features of a CTG using definitions consistent with the RANZCOG "intrapartum clinical surveillance - clinical guidelines "definitions for baseline FHR, baseline variability, accelerations and decelerations
-manage clinical situations based on the assessment of possible foetal compromise as outlined in the RANZCOG Intrapartum Clinical Surveillance - Clinical Guidelines"
-achieve an appropriate score in the corresponding quiz allowing the printing of a certificate of quiz completion
-document accurately and appropriately your involvement in the management of clinical cases in a manner that will facilitate any future review of the cases, and
-use the information in this module to prepare for your own assessment.