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Table 1 Perinatal safety strategies selected by L&D units in the SPPC, 2015–2016

From: Advancing perinatal patient safety through application of safety science principles using health IT

Strategy Number of L&D unitsa
Safe electronic fetal monitoring 21
Rapid response systems 25
Safe medication administration: oxytocin 22
Safe medication administration: magnesium sulfate 9
Safe practices related to cord prolapse 7
Safe practices related to shoulder dystocia 18
Safe practices related to obstetric hemorrhage 32
Safe cesarean section 13
  1. aThe number of units reporting the selection of this strategy at final data collection