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chapter 4 preg

QuestionAnswer
antepartum prebirth
intrapartum during birth
postpartum post birth
What is the best way to ensure a healthy outcome for both mother and child? Regular prenatal care
What is the best way to reduce congenital anomalies before conception? taking 0.4mg daily of folic acid
What should the history on the first prenatal visit include? Obstetric, menstrual, contraceptive, medical, surgical and family history... also alcohol and tabacco use
What is included in the first prenatal physician's visit? Evaluate general health, baseline weight, VS, pelvic exam, EDD
EDD Estimated date of delivery
EDC Estimated Date of confinement
What is the schedule for prenatal visits by weeks? Conception to 28 weeks-q 4 wks 29 to 36 weeks- q 2 to 3 weeks 37 weeks to birth - weekly
What happens on a routine prenatal visit? Weight, fundal height, fetal heart rate
What is leopold's maneuver? A way of mesuring the uterus (from top of the pelvic bone to the fundus
How early can the fetal heart beat be heard? as early as eight to ten weeks
Gravida number of pregnancies
Nullgravida Never been pregnant
primigravida pregnant for the first time
multigravida multiple pregnancies
PARA Number of deliveries past 20 weeks of viability
Primipara Woman who has given birth to her first child regardless of whether the child was alive, also describes a woman b4 the birth of her first child
nullipara woman who has not given birth to a child who reached the point of viability
point of viability 20 weeks of gestation
Abortion termination of pregnancy before twenty weeks of gestation
gestational age prenatal age of the developing fetus, calculated from the first day af a womans LNMP
LNMP last normal menstral period
TPALM System T- # of term infant P- # of preterm infants A- # of pregnancies aborted b4 20 wks L- # of children living children M- # of multiple gestations
How do you determine the EDD? deterrmine first day of last menstral period count backwards 3 months add 7 days
What are some presumptive (could be caused by other conditions) signs of pregnancy? amenorrhea, N/V, breast changes, pigmentation changes, fequency and urgency of urination, fatigue and drowsiness,and quickening
What are some probable (provide stronger evidence of) signs of pregnancy? Goodell's sign, Chadwick's sign, Hegar's sign, McDonald's sign, abdominal/ uterine enlargement, braxton hicks contractions
Chloasma mask of pregnancy (increased pigmentation of the face)
Linea Nigra line extending midline of the abdomen from umbilicus to symphysis pubis
Goodell's sign softening of the cervix and vagina caused by vascular congestion
Chadwick's sign Purplish or bluish discoloration of the cervix and vagina caused by vascular congestion
Hegar's sign lower portion of the uterus softening
McDonald's sign cervix softens, It's easy to flex body of uterus agianst cervix
Ballottement maneuver by which the fetal part is displaced by a light tap of the examining finger on the cervix, rebounds quickly
RIA radioimmunoassay
What are some positive signs of pregnancy? Fetal HB (normal is 140-160) fetal movement can be felt by examiner in the 2nd trimester... ultrasound, blood or urine test positive for HCG hormone
How much does the uterus weigh by the end of pregnancy? How much fluid does it hold? 2.2 lbs and 5 quarts of fluid
What is the mucous plugs function? A protective mechanism that keeps organisms from entering the uterus
Pseudoanemia RBC's decrease, not a true anemia, 6 days post-partum returns to normal
True or false? Pregnant women are susceptible to UTI's True
What is the best way to to ease constipation during pregnancy? Increase fluids, increase fiber in diet, limit cheese and iron intake
how much weight should a women gain in her 1st trimester? 3.5 lbs
What are some common discomforts experienced during pregnancy? Varicose viens, Hemorrhoids, and heartburn
how many calories should a womenn's diet increase during pregnancy? 300/day
What 4 main nutrients are important during prenancy? Protien, calcium, iron, and folic acid
What is the recommended daily intake of protien while pregnant? 60 grams daily
What is the recommended daily intake of Calcium while pregnant? 1200mg per day
What is the daily recommended intake of Folic acid while pregnant? 0.4mg per day
Name some good sources of calcium Nuts, milk, and broccoli (suplements are needed for women under 25y rs of age because bone density isn't complete)
Name some good food sources of Folic acid lean beef, kidney/lima beans, and peanuts
What nutrient is essential to the formation of RBC's and WBC's FOLIC ACID
How much should a woman gain during pregnancy if she starts at a normal weight? 25 to 35 lbs
How much should a woman gain during pregnancy if she starts under weight? 28 to 40 lbs
How much should a woman gain during pregnancy if she starts over weight? 15 to 25 lbs
How is the extra weight during pregnancy distributed? Uterus 2.5 Fetus 7 to 7.5 lbs placenta 1 to 1.5 lbs breasts 1.5 to 3 lbs blood volume 3.5 to 4 lbs extra vascular fluids 3.5 to 4 lbs
How much should a woman gain during pregnancy if she starts at a normal weight? 25 to 35 lbs
How much should a woman gain during pregnancy if she starts under weight? 28 to 40 lbs
How much should a woman gain during pregnancy if she starts over weight? 15 to 25 lbs
How is the extra weight during pregnancy distributed? Uterus 2.5 Fetus 7 to 7.5 lbs placenta 1 to 1.5 lbs breasts 1.5 to 3 lbs blood volume 3.5 to 4 lbs extra vascular fluids 3.5 to 4 lbs
How much should a woman gain during pregnancy if she starts at a normal weight? 25 to 35 lbs
How much should a woman gain during pregnancy if she starts under weight? 28 to 40 lbs
How much should a woman gain during pregnancy if she starts over weight? 15 to 25 lbs
How is the extra weight during pregnancy distributed? Uterus 2.5 Fetus 7 to 7.5 lbs placenta 1 to 1.5 lbs breasts 1.5 to 3 lbs blood volume 3.5 to 4 lbs extra vascular fluids 3.5 to 4 lbs
PICA craving for and ingestion of nonfood substances (clay, chalk, dirt)
What is the most commonly abused substance by women of child bearing age? Alcohol
Why should the medication Streptomycin be monitered? It can cause hair loss
Why should the medication Tetracycline be monitered? It can cause discoloration of teeth
Colostrum Breast secretion that precedes milk; rich in antibodies
Hemorrhoids vericose veins of rectum and anus
Mucous plug seals cervical canal during pregnancy
pseudoanemia anemia occurring because RBCs increase less than plasma volume
Spider nevi red elevations of the skin with lines radiating from the center
Trimester 13 week period of pregnancy
G1 P2 pregnant once had 2 children
G4 P2 pregnant 4 times bithed 2 children
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