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EFM

(Ethernet in the First Mile) Using Ethernet to provide connectivity from the customer to the carrier. See 802.3ah.
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Taylor has expertise in obstetrical nursing and electronic fetal monitoring.
Continuous cardiotocography (CTG) as a form of electronic fetal monitoring (EFM) for fetal assessment during labour ((Review), In: The Cochrane Library.
Admission electronic fetal monitoring does not improve neonatal outcomes.
In 12 prospective, randomized, controlled trials involving more than 55,000 infants worldwide, electronic fetal monitoring appears to have little benefit with respect to perinatal mortality and long-term neurologic outcome.
Grether, Uncertain Value of Electronic Fetal Monitoring in Predicting Cerebral Palsy, 334 NEW ENG.
Sherry Turkle's examination of the cyborg vision of children growing up in the twentieth century and Elizabeth Cartwright's analysis of an "emerging configuration of human-machine interactions" in the use of electronic fetal monitoring focus with interesting effect upon the relationship between human and machine, personhood and technology.
The use of electronic fetal monitoring techniques has led to an increase in the diagnosis of fetal distress but not necessarily to the increase in cesarean deliveries, according to the consensus panel.
13] where they have found that routine electronic fetal monitoring in labour results in increased unnecessary intervention for fetal compromise (Table 5).
SAN DIEGO -- The use of electronic fetal monitoring is ubiquitous in the United States, but a case-control study shows that monitoring patterns do not differ between term infants with evidence of brain injury on magnetic resonance imaging and those without injury.
Absence of accelerations and minimal or absent variability of the FHR tracing from the continuous electronic fetal monitoring (EFM) can be signs of hypoxemia, but poor sensitivity and the high rate of false positives represent a glaring clinical problem (van Geijn, 2005; King et al.
All staff now attend mandatory training sessions on electronic fetal monitoring and the use of fetal blood sampling.

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