MD orders no external monitor on Pt w/ preterm contractions - page 2
by JeneraterRN 2,363 Views | 13 Comments
Hey all you OB nurses! What are thoughts about an MD asking nursing to do no external monitoring on an inpt OB? She is in for preterm contractions and has cervical shortening with a small amount of cervical dilation which is... Read More
- 0May 11, '11 by bagladyrn GuideJenerator - had she had a fetal fibronectin done? If that was negative, indicating low likelihood of delivery within the next couple of weeks, then I could understand such an order.
Otherwise, given your setting I can fully understand your concerns and would be charting meticulously and following up with higher ups at the hospital, especially risk management.