This online, self-paced Antepartum Fetal Assessment module provides clinical content about the most commonly used methodologies for assessing fetal status prior to the labor experience. The module is intended for clinicians who provide and perform antepartum testing in both inpatient and outpatient settings.
- Apply principles of maternal-fetal oxygenation pathways to assessment of fetal well-being.
- Relate physiologic principles to the goals and interventions of antenatal testing.
- Describe methods of antenatal testing including analysis and interpretation of fetal movement counts, nonstress tests, contraction stress tests, vibroacoustic stimulation, fetal biophysical profile, modified biophysical profile, and doppler ultrasound velocimetry of umbilical artery.
1 contact hour available through 12/31/2017
Time To Complete:
This module should take approximately 1 hour to complete.
Requirements for Completion:
Complete the module in its entirety and complete an evaluation.
To purchase go to AWHONN Online Learning Center.
The Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Accredited status does not imply endorsement by AWHONN or ANCC of any commercial products displayed or discussed in conjunction with an educational activity.
AWHONN is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider # CEP580.
Disclosure: No commercial support or sponsorship was received for this presentation. The AWHONN nurse planner, contributors, and reviewers report no relevant financial or commercial conflicts related to this educational activity.