The peripheral chemoreflex: indefatigable guardian of fetal physiological adaptation to labour

Christopher A. Lear, Guido Wassink, Jenny A. Westgate, Jan G. Nijhuis, Austin Ugwumadu, Robert Galinsky, Laura Bennet, Alistair J. Gunn*

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5611-5623
Number of pages13
JournalJournal of Physiology
Volume596
Issue number23
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2018

Keywords

  • labour
  • intrapartum deceleration
  • peripheral chemoreflex
  • fetal heart rate
  • UMBILICAL-CORD OCCLUSION
  • VELOCITY WAVE-FORMS
  • ARTERY BLOOD-FLOW
  • CARDIOVASCULAR REFLEX RESPONSES
  • FIGO CONSENSUS GUIDELINES
  • HEART-RATE-VARIABILITY
  • VARIABLE DECELERATIONS
  • UTERINE CONTRACTIONS
  • ACUTE HYPOXEMIA
  • ACUTE-HYPOXIA

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Lear, C. A., Wassink, G., Westgate, J. A., Nijhuis, J. G., Ugwumadu, A., Galinsky, R., Bennet, L., & Gunn, A. J. (2018). The peripheral chemoreflex: indefatigable guardian of fetal physiological adaptation to labour. Journal of Physiology, 596(23), 5611-5623. https://doi.org/10.1113/JP274937