September 8, 2016

Nursing Tip of the Day! - Maternal Neonatal Nursing

Category: Maternal Neonatal Nursing 
Fetal heart tones can be auscultated by 10-12 weeks’ gestation using a handheld Doppler device. While in use, attention should be paid to the rate, rhythm and presence of any irregularity of heart rate, as well as accelerations or decelerations.