TITLE

Mauriceau-Smellie maneuver

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1313
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "Mauriceau-Smellie maneuver" is presented. Mauriceau-Smellie maneuver refers to the technique of delivering the aftercoming head in a breech presentation in which traction is applied to the baby's maxilla and shoulders until the occiput appears under the symphysis pubis. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21235156

 

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