Obstetrical forceps, also known as brain forceps have long been in use in the medical profession . Obstetrical forceps are used to help in fetal delivery by allowing the doctor to adjust the position of the unborn child's head during delivery. These forceps also allow the doctor to apply traction to the unborn child's head to help in the birthing process. In other words, brain forceps are widely used forceps to aid in the vaginal delivery of a baby. They are smoothly shaped and curved forceps having two blades and a handle designed to hold and pull the baby properly without causing any damage.