Tag: fetal monitoring

EFM and Murphy’s law

EFM inventors sidestepped the scientific method and simply branded their machine a success, says new analysis on fetal monitoring.

Five things we learned in Winter 2013…

Just in case you missed some of these as we slowed down for the holidays, I am offering a quick trip through five papers from towards the end of 2013 whose contents, for one reason or another, might be worthy…

‘Rubbish technology’

Paul Lewis describes EFM as ‘rubbish technology’, addressing the lack of robust evidence of benefits of monitoring the fetal heart in labour.