presentation

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presentation

1. a verbal report presented with illustrative material, such as slides, graphs, etc.
2. Church the act or right of nominating a clergyman to a benefice
3. Med the position of a baby relative to the birth canal at the time of birth
4. Philosophy a sense datum
5. another name for (feast of) Candlemas

presentation

[‚prez·ən′tā·shən]
(electronics)
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Attempting vaginal delivery with vertex presentation at 24 0/7 to 27 6/7 weeks of gestation did not significantly affect neonatal mortality.
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the effectiveness of hypnosis to convert a breech presentation to a vertex presentation. DESIGN: Prospective case series compared with historical, matched comparison group.
(3) Another Dutch survey compared the PNMR in breech presentation with that in vertex presentation in singleton pregnancies; it was concluded that breech presentation is not coincidental but a consequence of 'poor fetal quality'.
The STAN S31 system is indicated for use in patients with planned vaginal delivery, greater than 36 weeks of gestation, a singleton fetus, vertex presentation, and ruptured amniotic membranes.
Women were admitted with spontaneous and active labour (4cm or more cervical dilation with regular uterine contraction) between 37 to 40 weeks of gestation, with singleton pregnancy, vertex presentation and intact membrane.
KEY WORDS: Caesarean section, Induction of labour, Low risk pregnancy, Nulliparous, Singleton pregnancy, vertex presentation, Term pregnancy.