Chapter 5 Objectives - Chapter 5 - Nutrition and Pregnancy:...

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Chapter 5 - Nutrition and Pregnancy: Conditions and Interventions Learning Objectives Define key words: chronic hypertension, gestational hypertension, , , gestational diabetes, shoulder dystocia, eclampsia and preeclampsia. Describe three hypertensive disorders of pregnancy. Describe preeclampsia and eclampsia. Identify risk factors associated with the development of preeclampsia / eclampsia. Recognize the systolic / diastolic blood pressure for normotensive and hypertensive states (mild and severe). Describe the pathophysiology of preeclampsia (hypothesis discussed in class). List the signs/ symptoms of preeclampsia / eclampsia. Describe adverse maternal and infant outcomes associated with
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