The authors emphasize the importance of performing an intrapartum ultrasonography in order to prevent maternal and neonatal complications but also physician legal liability. The main advantages of using this technique are: improvement of fetal head's malposition diagnosis; prevention of maternal and fetal complications of childbirth due to the use of forceps or vacuum extractor (VE); a more accurate planning of cesarean section; a proof of professional correctness

Can the intrapartum ultrasonography reduce the legal liability in distocic labor and delivery? / Malvasi, Antonio; MONTANARI VERGALLO, Gianluca; Tinelli, Andrea; Marinelli, Enrico. - In: THE JOURNAL OF MATERNAL-FETAL & NEONATAL MEDICINE. - ISSN 1476-7058. - ELETTRONICO. - 31:8(2018), pp. 1108-1109. [10.1080/14767058.2017.1306514]

Can the intrapartum ultrasonography reduce the legal liability in distocic labor and delivery?

MONTANARI VERGALLO, GIANLUCA;MARINELLI, Enrico
2018

Abstract

The authors emphasize the importance of performing an intrapartum ultrasonography in order to prevent maternal and neonatal complications but also physician legal liability. The main advantages of using this technique are: improvement of fetal head's malposition diagnosis; prevention of maternal and fetal complications of childbirth due to the use of forceps or vacuum extractor (VE); a more accurate planning of cesarean section; a proof of professional correctness
caesarean section; clinical examination; diagnostic error; intrapartum ultrasonography; professional liability; pediatrics; perinatology and child health; obstetrics and gynecology
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Can the intrapartum ultrasonography reduce the legal liability in distocic labor and delivery? / Malvasi, Antonio; MONTANARI VERGALLO, Gianluca; Tinelli, Andrea; Marinelli, Enrico. - In: THE JOURNAL OF MATERNAL-FETAL & NEONATAL MEDICINE. - ISSN 1476-7058. - ELETTRONICO. - 31:8(2018), pp. 1108-1109. [10.1080/14767058.2017.1306514]
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