Table 1

Screening and monitoring interventions reviewed in this paper

Identification and care of high-risk pregnancies


Pregnancy risk screening

Fetal movement counting

Routine ultrasound scanning

Doppler velocimetry

Pelvimetry

Detection and management of maternal diabetes mellitus

Advanced monitoring in pregnancy


Antenatal fetal heart rate monitoring using cardiotocography

Fetal biophysical profile test scoring

Vibroacoustic stimulation

Amniotic fluid volume assessment

Home versus hospital-based bed rest and monitoring in high-risk pregnancy

In-hospital fetal surveillance unit

Monitoring during the intrapartum period


Use of the partograph

Cardiotocography with or without pulse oximetry


Haws et al. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2009 9(Suppl 1):S5   doi:10.1186/1471-2393-9-S1-S5

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