A. Determining pattern of fetal heart rate.
B. Determining position of cervix.
C. Assessing integrity of utero-placental unit.
D. Recording progress of labour.
The graph shown in the picture above represents partogram.
Partograph is a composite graphical record of key data (maternal and fetal) during labour, entered against time on a single sheet of paper
- Assessment of labour is best done by partogram
- Graph showing relationship between cervical dilatation and labour is cervicograph
Bishop’s score includes:
- Position of cervix
- Consistence of cervix
- Dilatation of cervix
- Effacement of cervix
- Station of head.