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Experience is Required For Litigating Birth Injuries: Fetal Heart Monitoring

In addition to the Florida legal hurdles I write about on this blog, there is specialized medical knowledge related to birth injuries that only some medical malpractice lawyers possess. One of the required skills that few possess is reading electronic fetal heart monitoring. There’s internal and external. The nurses need to know that you grasp the concept of deceleration, or they will ruin your deposition running circles around you. Your lawyer should also know where to look in the chart to find the contemporaneous notes during the time periods marked on the strips.

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Here’s a story from JD Supra on the subject.

Electronic Fetal Heart Monitoring and Medical Malpractice