A. Fundal Palpation.
B. Lateral Palpation.
C. Deep pelvic Palpation.
D. Pawlik’s grip.
Maneuver shown in the photograph above represents Pawlik’s grip.
Purpose- To determine engagement of presenting part.
Procedure-Using thumb and finger, grasp the lower portion of the abdomen above symphisis pubis, press in slightly and make gentle movements from side to side.
Findings-The presenting part is engaged if it is not movable.It is not yet engaged if it is still movable.