ULTRASOUND IN OBSTETRICS & GYNECOLOGY, vol.48, no.6, pp.695-700, 2016 (SCI-Expanded)
Article / Article
ULTRASOUND IN OBSTETRICS & GYNECOLOGY
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
anxiety, digital examination, labor, obstetric, pain, transperineal ultrasound, CERVICAL DILATATION, VARIABILITY, ACCURACY, PERIOD
Middle East Technical University Affiliated:
Objective To evaluate whether routine vaginal examination during labor is associated with increased levels of anxiety and pain compared with transperineal ultrasound assessment.