Decreased Fetal Movements

Decreased fetal movements (either in strength or frequency) is a sign that the baby may be unwell.

Decreased fetal movements (either in strength or frequency) is a sign that the baby may be unwell. Women should contact their health care provider if they are concerned about their baby’s movements to arrange a time to be assessed as soon as possible.

To assist women to understand their baby’s movements and health care providers to provide best care when women have decreased fetal movements, we have developed a bundle of resources.