Learning Outcomes

When you have studied this session, you should be able to:

  • Describe the significance and the applications of the partograph in labour progress monitoring.
  • Describe the components of a partograph and state the correct time intervals for recording your observations and measurements.
  • Describe the indicators in a partograph that show good progress of labour, and signs of fetal and maternal wellbeing.
  • Identify the indicators in a partograph for immediate referral to a hospital during the labour.
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