I am looking to buy or rent a home monitor to monitor my contractions. Do you know any websites online I can buy from? Noone around here rents them & our hospital is too small to have them. The nurse told me about them.Answer Question
Answer by itsallabtthem84 at 4:39 PM on Jun. 11, 2009
Answer by mrsbvader at 5:39 PM on Jun. 11, 2009
that's a very expensive purchase, why do you think you need one?
you can mesure your contractions with a watch- hospitals have those machines just to see how soon they come and go, which could be done with a watch, they just dont have the man power to sit in a room all day timing them.
I wouldnt bother buying one of those because its not needed.
Im really curious, why is it that you want one so badly.
Answer by judith_visco at 6:02 PM on Jun. 11, 2009
You want to be an electronic fetal monitor to observe contractions? WHY?!
They should be used by train professionals; even still "trained professionals" don't always know how to read them. They often get misinterpreted.
No one should be renting them, it is a HUGE liability!!! They have risks assoicated with them.
Use a stopwatch to monitor your contractions.
Answer by cali4niachef at 11:38 PM on Jun. 11, 2009
Answer by cali4niachef at 11:39 PM on Jun. 11, 2009
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