Maternal position during labor: effects on fetal oxygen saturation measured by pulse oximetry.

@article{Carbonne1996MaternalPD,
  title={Maternal position during labor: effects on fetal oxygen saturation measured by pulse oximetry.},
  author={B. Carbonne and Alexandra Benachi and Mathilde L{\'e}v{\^e}que and Dominique Cabrol and Emile Papiernik},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={1996},
  volume={88 5},
  pages={797-800}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the effects of maternal left lateral, right lateral, and supine positions during labor on fetal oxygen saturation measured by pulse oximetry. METHODS Fetal oxygen saturation measured by pulse oximetry was obtained in 15 laboring women randomly and successively adopting left lateral, supine, and right lateral positions for 10 minutes… CONTINUE READING