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The sturdy pocket guide is made of a durable waterproof plastic card stock.  This twelve page reference guide includes suggestions for caring for the high risk obstetric (HROB) patient during assessment, stabilization, and transport.

Included in this guide:

  • Initial triage/report information

  • Patient assessment parameters

  • Fetal heart rate (FHR) decelerations with description and picture

  • Guidelines for charting FHR and uterine characteristics

  • General guidelines for maternal transports

  • Common protocols used for preterm labor, premature rupture of membranes, and hypertensive disorders

  • Life threatening complicated deliveries

  • Care and considerations for transporting HROB patients

  • When to say no to maternal transports

Maternal Transport Reference Guide

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