DD Finder Useage

DDfinder is a simple paging system, with a call button on the ‘dangerous drugs’ (DD) cupboard, which notifies the nurse with the DD keys that access to the cupboard is required. The package includes 2 Pager Units that attach to the DD keys and there is a recharging unit so no need for batteries. The […]


Strategies to Support Women Who Have Had an Epidural in Labour

Optimal maternal positioning for fetal descent is achieved by creating positions where the mother is upright, has her upper leg as far as possible away from her lower leg (increasing the transverse diameter of the pelvis) and free space to allow the sacrum and coccyx to move back (increasing the anterior-posterior diameter of the pelvis) […]


Labour Ball Positioning in Labour

Elevate the upper leg as far away from the lower leg as possible to increase the transverse diameter of the pelvic outlet. Encourage your patient to curl forward creating a C-shape of the spine. This aligns the uterus with the pelvis and the baby’s presenting part with the pelvic inlet. Try to keep the patient […]