Fetal Heart Monitoring: The Science Behind What We Do
This course is designed to provide a better understanding of the physiology behind fetal heart rate tracing. Dr. Leo Brancazio, from the West Virginia University School of Medicine’s Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, discusses how to apply the basic science behind the use of fetal heart rate monitoring toward lowering the NTSV rate with appropriate interpretation of fetal heart rate tracings and indications for critical interventions or allowing natural labor to progress.
Obstetricians, Gynecologists, General Practitioners, Family Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurses, Advanced Practice Registered Nurses, Nurse Midwives, Pharmacists, Pharmacy Technicians and other interested healthcare professionals.
Leo R. Brancazio, M.D., FACOG
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
West Virginia University School of Medicine
Morgantown, West Virginia
Leo R. Brancazio, M.D., FACOG, faculty for this educational activity, has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies* to disclose, and has indicated that the presentation or discussion will not include off-label or unapproved product usage.
Larry Spiegelman, M.D., director of this activity, has indicated that he is a consultant for OrganaBio. All relevant financial relationships listed for this individual have been mitigated.
*Ineligible companies – Companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.
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Baptist Health South Florida designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 1.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 1.75 General certificate of attendance
- 1.50 Nurse Practitioners
- 1.50 Florida Board of Nursing
- 1.75 Florida Board of Pharmacy
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