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  1. Cardiotocography

    In medicine, cardiotocography is a technical means of recording the fetal heartbeat and the uterine contractions during pregnancy, typically in the third trimester. The machine used to perform the monitoring is called a cardiotocograph, more commonly known as an electronic fetal monitor. The invasive fetal monitoring was invented by Doctors Alan Bradfield, Orvan Hess and Edward Hon. A refined version was later developed for Hewlett Packard by Dr. Konrad Hammacher.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Cardiotocography

    Monitoring of fetal heart frequency before birth in order to assess impending prematurity in relation to the pattern or intensity of antepartum UTERINE CONTRACTION.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cardiotocography in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cardiotocography in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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