On the partograph below the time line, there are 5 blank squares going across the length of the graph each square represents 1 contraction plotting contractions on the. Who partograph 1 partograph • a partograph is a graphical record of the observations made of a women in labour • for progress of labour and salient conditions of the mother and fetus • it was developed and extensively tested by the world health organization who.
The partograph (sometimes known as partogram) is usually a pre-printed paper form on which labour observations are recorded the aim of the partograph is to provide a pictorial overview of labour, and to alert midwives and obstetricians to deviations in maternal or fetal well-being and labour. Partograph it is composite graphical record of key data (maternal and fetal) during labour entered against time on a single sheet of paper partogram it is the process by which normal and abnormal progress of labour and also fetal response in labour can be identified. A pantograph (greek roots παντ- all, every and γραφ- to write, from their original use for copying writing) is a mechanical linkage connected in a manner based on parallelograms so that the movement of one pen, in tracing an image, produces identical movements in a second pen. S critical function is to give early warning if labour is likely to be prolonged and to indicate that the woman should be transferred to hospital (alert line function ) • in hospital settingspartograph function • the partograph is designed for use in all maternity settings moving to the right of alert line serves as a warning for extra.
The partograph is a graphic record of the progress of labour and relevant details of the mother and fetus it was initially introduced as an early warning system to detect labour that was not progressing normally. The partograph is a very useful graphical record of the course of labor that yields optimum results when employed in labor management by obstetric caregivers (ocgs. Partograph is a chart in which the salient features of labour are entered in a graphic form and it provides the opportunity for early identification of deviations from normal a partograph is a graphical record of progress during labour.
This hd video by prof ajit virkud elaborates the technical minutiae of plotting a who partograph. This pantograph is the perfect tool for easily and rapidly enlarging or reducing drawings, pictures, or photographs trace elements with outstanding accuracy with the sturdy pivot shoe. Your session timed out please login again jdf partograph login your password reset successfully. A study from mauritania measured quality based on whether the partograph was filled in and done correctly based on a review of delivery records at facilities covered by insurance this study found a decrease, over time, in the percentage of deliveries with a partograph filled in (36.
Partograph partograph chart must onlv be started when a chart must onlv be started when a woman is in labor woman is in labor -- -- be sure that she is be sure that she is contracting enough to start a contracting enough to start a partograph partograph. Using the partograph / 421 the graph sections of the partograph / figure 41 the partograph showing where to enter the patient's identification details at the top and the graphic component below. Partograph (use this form for monitoring active labour) name of facility: name : address: family record no: philhealth no: date: 10 cm start on the alert line 9 cm mark x for cervical dilatation. To watch or download this film for free, visit medical aid films: 200+ films in 20 languages about women's and child health. This interactive labor curve and partogram and partograph allows you to enter labor cervical dilatation by time and graphically see whether labor is progressing normally or not the definition or clinical diagnosis of labor is a retrospective one.
A partogram or partograph is a composite graphical record of key data (maternal and fetal) during labour entered against time on a single sheet of paper relevant measurements might include statistics such as cervical dilation , fetal heart rate , duration of labour and vital signs. The world health organization (who) recommends using the partograph to follow labour and delivery, with the objective to improve health care and reduce maternal and foetal morbidity and death the partograph consists of a graphic representation of labour and is an excellent visual resource to. Noun also pantagraph an instrument for the mechanical copying of plans, diagrams, etc, on any desired scale electricity a device usually consisting of two parallel, hinged, double-diamond frames, for transferring current from an overhead wire to a vehicle, as a trolley car or electric locomotive. In obstetrics, a graphical representation of labor that in a healthy delivery results in the birth of a child patient care the parameters recorded on the graph include changes in fetal heart rate, rate of dilation of the maternal cervix, and rate of fetal descent.
The partograph is a graphic record of vital observations during the course of labour in order to assess its progress and carry out appropriate interventions if and when necessary. The partograph, a sigmoid curve, is a tool that can be used to assess the progress of labor and to identify when intervention is necessary it is a graphical record of cervical dilatation in centimeters against duration of labor in hours. Measure evaluation is funded by usaid to strengthen capacity in developing countries to gather, interpret, and use data to improve health.