VIDEO: Delivering life-saving care: Dr. Kingsley shares emergency C-section story
OBHG Hospitalist Dr. George Kingsley was on shift early one morning when he received a call from a labor nurse. She was taking care of a private patient and her induction had been started the night before. The baby’s heart rate was low and had been for a few minutes.
After a quick evaluation of the patient, Dr. Kingsley tried all the usual maneuvers to improve the baby’s heart rate. None of them were successful. He had to make an emergency decision.
“If we had not...