IOL with prolonged 2nd stage of 2-hours. Progressed to a normal birth. It is now 15 minutes since the birth, and you are ready to manage the 3rd stage. Placenta and membranes are still in situ. Oxytocin has been given 15 minutes ago. IVC insitu. Assessment: Mother appears hemodynamically stable PV loss current 200mls. Baby skin to skin with mother and stable. 3rd stage appears to be ready for delivery. Fundus firm at umbilicus, lengthening of the cord and PV loss.
Bundle of Rays / Queensland Health
Obstetrics and gynecology