Monitors, Bedside, Fetal
Definition : Monitors designed to measure, record, and/or display fetal heart rate (FHR) and uterine contractions. These monitors may sense both FHR and uterine contractions from the surface of the maternal abdomen (indirect, noninvasive method), or directly through electrodes in the fetus and pressure transducers in the uterus (direct, invasive method).
Entry Terms : "Cardiotocographs" , "Indirect Cardiotocographs" , "Fetal Monitors" , "Fetal Heart Rate Monitors" , "Fetal ECG Monitors" , "Fetal Monitors, Ultrasonic" , "Ultrasonic Units, Diagnostic" , "Ultrasonic Fetal Monitors" , "Doppler Devices"
UMDC code : -28368