Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics

ALSO®-Recommended Multimedia

Recommended Course Materials

EMNH (Emergency Maternal & Neonatal Healthcare) CD & DVD

This easy-to-use comprehensive CD/ DVD is a vital teaching aid for all health professionals involved in the emergency care of mothers and neonates (obstetricians, neonatologists, midwives, nurses, and students). 

It contains more than 50 short videos including clinical scenarios of real patients and over 100 photos and flow charts. Video footage is accompanied by voiceovers of experts in the field of procedures and management.

A variety of topics are covered. Highlights include pregnancy related emergencies (e.g. caesarean sections and ectopic pregnancies); neonatal emergency care; trauma; poisoning; and domestic violence.

It is produced by MCAI (Maternal & Childhealth Advocacy International), an international maternal and child healthcare charity dedicated to saving the lives of seriously ill pregnant women, children and babies in countries where there is extreme poverty. Profits from the sale of this CD/ DVD will go towards the care of critically ill and injured mothers, babies and children in poorly resourced countries, and help support MCAI’s ‘Strengthening Emergency Care’ program. (See more at www.mcai.org.uk(www.mcai.org.uk).)

Purchase this product.(www.mcai.org.uk)

Obstetric Ultrasound, Principles and Techniques, 1995 Deutchman M.

This interactive multimedia program uses video, still images, and diagrams to teach fetal biometry and anatomic survey. It is available from Silver Platter Education/Healthstream. (approx. $99.00)

To order: Call (800) 521-0574 or email mark.deutchman@uchsc.edu 

Diagnostic Ultrasound of Fetal Anomalies, Principles and Techniques, 1999 Deutchman M, Loquet P.

Interactive multimedia program on 2 CD-ROMs. Includes text, more than 600 diagrams and still images and more than 100 videos to teach fetal anatomy, biometry and anomaly recognition in a comprehensive, organized fashion. Published by Silver Platter Education/Healthstream. (approx. $99.00)

To order: Call (800) 521-0574 or email mark.deutchman@uchsc.edu 

Internet Fetal Echocardiography, 1996 Gregory DeVore MD.

Interactive multimedia program on fetal echocardiography. Includes B-mode and Doppler applications. Extensive lessons on scanning technique. (approx. $90.00)

To order: Call (800) 360-3984 or email fetalecho@fetalecho.com 

Case studies in obstetrics, gynecology and abdominal ultrasound

Case studies in obstetrics, gynecology and abdominal ultrasound

To order: Call Sonosite at (877) 951-7483

Cesarean delivery technique, 2003 M Deutchman.

40-minute instructional program using narrated video on cesarean delivery technique and variations. Available on VHS and CD-ROM. 

To order: Call Challenger at (800) 676-0822 or email mark.deutchman@uchsc.edu

Two videos produced as a collaboration between a family physician and urogynecologist. The videos demonstrate perineal anatomy and repairs on cadaver and live patient models.

  1. Repair of Second Degree Perineal Lacerations (Rebecca G. Rogers, M.D.; Larry Leeman, M.D.; Maridee Spearman, M.D., 2001) -- This video focuses on obstetrical perineal trauma presenting evidence-based methods of prevention and repair as well as a thorough review of perineal anatomy. 17 minutes
  2. Repair of Obstetrical Anal Sphincter Lacerations (Rebecca G. Rogers, M.D.; Larry Leeman, M.D.; Maridee Spearman, M.D., 2001) -- This video focuses on obstetrical lacerations and demonstrates alternative techniques for repairing 4th degree lacerations as well as a review of the anatomy of the anal sphincter complex. 25 minutes

To order: Cine-Med, Inc., 127 Main Street, North Woodbury, CT 06798; Phone: (203) 263-0006 or (800) 253-7657; Fax: (203) 263-4839. (Available in VHS format or CD-ROM: $75.00 each plus shipping/taxes)

Spiritual Midwifery DVD

This 30-minute DVD is produced and edited by Village Media ($49.95)

Order the Spiritual Midwifery DVD.(farmcatalog.com)