The Language of Midwifery

On a side note, we spent a good deal of time this first semester learning abbreviations and medical language. I feel like I’m learning a whole new dialect when I write things on my test like “At 18 wks the FH is 2 FB ↓ U.”

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2 responses to “The Language of Midwifery

    • At 18 weeks gestation the fundal height is 2 finger breadths below the umbilicus. ;-) Most of my notes look like this anymore.

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