Customer Success Story: University Hospital in Tours, France

Using Stan, Feedback from the Obstetrical team of University Hospital in Tours.
Stan S31 is a fetal monitoring device which analyses the baby’s electrocardio­gram during labour and delivery. In the University Hospital of Tours (France) the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology decided to expand the use of this device. Prof. Franck Perrotin, Head of Department, outlines why the institution has taken this decision.
Unlike conventional cardiotocographs usually used during delivery, Stan S31 not only analyses fetal heart rate, but also …

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Interview with Jörg Kessler, MD PhD, Department of Ob/Gyn, Haukeland University Hospital Bergen.

You have used ST Analysis at your department since 2004. What were your experiences from when you first introduced the method?
When we made the decision to implement ST Analysis, we were very much focused on education and training. Before going live with the method all 160 midwifes and doctors went through theoretical and practical education and became certified Stan users. Right from the start regular sessions for retrospective case discussions have been part of a continuous learning process.
And …

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Customer Success Story: Interview with Susanna Timonen MD PhD, Consultant in Ob/Gyn at Turku University Hospital, Finland.

You were one of the very first centres that started to use Stan and ST Analysis.
Yes, Professor Risto Erkkola, now retired since two years, was a pioneer. We got our first Stan device already around 1995, before the analysis of the waveform was automatic and before the Stan Guidelines were formalized.
Then in 2000 you joined the study sponsored by the European Union?
We got our first two Stan S21 devices and it was a great relief to have …

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Customer success story. Zwolle choses Stan and ST Analysis

One of the largest hospitals in The Netherlands, the Isala Hospital in Zwolle, has converted all their fetal monitors to Stan in their maternity ward. During the last three years Isala Hospital went from a few Stan monitors to a total of eighteen.
With 5300 employees and 1000 beds the Isala hospitals in Zwolle is one of the largest clinical top hospitals in the region. The mission of the hospital is quality, attention and a personal relationship with the patient. …

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Customer Success Story. Interview with Dr. Edwin Chandraharan, St. George’s Hospital London.

Edwin Chandraharan (MBBS, MS (Obs&Gyn), DFFP, DCRM, MRCOG) is the Lead Consultant Labour Ward & Lead Clinical Governance in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at St. George’s University Hospital in London, UK and has been working with ST Analysis since 2002.
Can you tell us about your first experiences of STAN and ST Analysis?
ST Analysis was introduced to St. George’s Hospital by my predecessor Mr. Austin Ugwumadu and Professor Sir Sabaratnam Arulkumaran in 2002. Initially we had only four STAN ST …

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Interview with Professor Jacquemyn, University Hospital of Antwerp

Professor Jacquemyn was the first to introduce STAN in Belgium in 2001, and since this time his department at the University Hospital of Antwerp has been a ‘Centre of Excellence’. Together with the midwives Gisèle Possemiers and Suzy Verbruggen he has trained hundreds of doctors and midwives in the STAN method. The ‘students’ have not just come from the region of Flanders but from the whole of Belgium, from the Netherlands and Luxembourg.
We asked Professor Jacquemyn a few questions …

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