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What does EFW stand for?

EFW stands for Estimated Fetal Weight

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Biometric measurements and estimated fetal weight ascertained from third-trimester prenatal ultrasound can be used to counsel mothers on the risk for shoulder dystocia, the investigators concluded.
Study participants were women who underwent a clinical screening at 36-38 weeks' gestation indicating an estimated fetal weight above the 90th percentile, and who then underwent sonography indicating an estimated fetal weight above the 95th percentile.
Except for birth weight, postpartum factors were not modeled because this information would not be available to the obstetrician developing a delivery plan; birth weight was used as a surrogate for estimated fetal weight, since the latter measure was not available in these patient records.