One-to-one nurse labor support of nulliparous women stimulated with oxytocin.

@article{Gagnon1999OnetooneNL,
  title={One-to-one nurse labor support of nulliparous women stimulated with oxytocin.},
  author={Anita J. Gagnon and Kathy Waghorn},
  journal={Journal of obstetric, gynecologic, and neonatal nursing : JOGNN},
  year={1999},
  volume={28 4},
  pages={371-6}
}
OBJECTIVE To compare the benefits of one-to-one nurse labor support with the benefits of usual intrapartum nursing care in women stimulated with oxytocin. DESIGN A secondary analysis of a randomized controlled trial. SETTING A 637-bed university hospital. PARTICIPANTS One hundred nulliparous women 37 weeks or more gestation, carrying singletons, in labor with vertex presentation, stimulated with oxytocin, less than 5 cm dilated at baseline, and not scheduled for cesarean delivery or… CONTINUE READING