Assisted Vaginal Delivery - Ch. H 2017

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Discuss indications and prerequisites for vacuum and forceps use.

2. Discuss pelvic landmarks and define instrument procedures.

3. Explain the A through J mnemonic as they apply to vacuum extraction and forceps assisted delivery.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
05/16/2022

Lawrence Leeman, MD, MPH, Professor of Family and Community Medicine; Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of New Mexico School of Medicine

Workstation Demonstration Scenarios: Assisted Vaginal Deliveries with Vacuum and Forceps

Lawrence Leeman, MD, MPH, Professor of Family and Community Medicine; Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of New Mexico School of Medicine

Johanna Warren, MD, Associate Professor of Family Medicine, Oregon Health & Science University

Wael Mourad, MD, AAFP Continuing Medical Education Division, Medical Director

Total possible CME credit: 1 Prescribed credit

Available Credit

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
05/16/2022
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