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Vibroacoustic stimulation is a form of stimulation the application of a vibratory sound stimulus to the abdomen of a pregnant woman to induce FHR accelerations. The presence of FHR accelerations reliably predicts the absence of fetal metabolic acidemia. Vibroacoustic stimulation is typically used during a nonstress test (NST).
- ↑ Chervenak, Frank A.; Kurjak, Asim (2006). Textbook of Perinatal Medicine, Second Edition (Two Volumes), 963, Informa Healthcare.
- ↑ Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric, and Neonatal Nurses (2005). Audrey Lyndon, Linda Usher Ali Fetal Heart Monitoring: Principles and Practices, 3rd, Dubuque, IA: Kendall/Hunt Publishing Co.
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