Because of the increased risk of intrauterine death in this group, it is advised that the follow-up visit should be within 1 week and that the Doppler examination should be complemented by other tests for fetal wellbeing such as the non-stress test.
What does NST stand for?
NST stands for Non-Stress Test
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Fetal surveillance included regular non-stress tests and assessment of amniotic fluid volume and umbilical artery Doppler flow Of the 25 women included in the review, 23 had received prenatal corticosteroids.
But if third trimester maternal assessment, non-stress tests, or ultrasound studies indicate that the pregnancy is becoming less healthy, you may be faced with decisions about when and how to deliver your baby.
Contraction stress testing (CST), a non-stress test (NST), or biophysical profiling (BPP) may be appropriate, depending upon the week of pregnancy.