Jacquemiers Maneuver (Barnums Maneuver)
Jacquemier’s Maneuver or Barnum’s Maneuver: A shoulder dystocia management procedure, this maneuver identifies the fetal forearm in the birth canal. The hand and forearm are delicately pulled, delivering the infant with the farthest shoulder first.
Jacquemiers Maneuver (Barnums Maneuver) - Frequently Asked Questions
Since their implementation within the medical field, X-Rays have been an important diagnostic tool for medical professionals. Being able to view an image of the internal structure of a patient is an invaluable aid for both diagnostics and operative care. X-rays use radiation in order to produce an image. While all radiation is dangerous inRead More
Toxoplasma gondii is a parasite that infects up to one third of the population worldwide. Ingestion of food or water contaminated with the parasite can lead to toxoplasmosis. The infection may be initially subclinical, but carries greater long-term risks. When left untreated, toxoplasmosis can cause eye disease, cervical lymphadenopathy, encephalitis, neurological disorders, psychological disorders, andRead More
Jacquemiers Maneuver (Barnums Maneuver) - News Articles
Errors by radiologists can occur for a number of reasons, from misreading X-rays to poor communication with physicians, and they can result in very serious health complications that can even be life-threatening. In the case of one New York man, an error by a radiologist proved to be life-altering and a jury awarded him $2.1Read More
House of Representatives Votes to Drastically Limit Medical Malpractice Cases At the end of June, the House of Representatives passed a bill to limit the amount of non-economic damages that can be paid out in medical malpractice cases to just $250,000. Non-economic damages compensate for the human aspects of an injury or death—including the lossRead More