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Unformatted text preview: ere clinical management is likely to be influenced. is C Breast examination Breast examination Routine breast examination Routine during antenatal care is not recommended is for the promotion of postnatal breastfeeding. postnatal A Pelvic examination Pelvic examination Routine antenatal pelvic Routine examination does not accurately does assess gestational age, nor does it accurately predict preterm birth or cephalopelvic disproportion. So, it is not recommended. So, not B Screening for Screening for hematological conditions Anemia Anemia Pregnant women should be offered Pregnant screening for anaemia. Screening should take place early Screening in pregnancy (at the first appointment) and at 28 weeks. appointment) This allows enough time for This treatment if anaemia is detected. B treatment Anemia Hemoglobin levels outside the normal range for pregnancy (that is, 11 g/dl at first contact and 10.5 g/dl at 28 weeks) 10.5 should be investigated and iron supplementation considered iron if indicated. if A Blood grouping and Blood grouping and red cell alloantibodies Women should be offered Women testing for blood group and RhD status in early and pregnancy. B Blood grouping and red cell alloantibodies If a pregnant woman is RhDIf negative, offer partner testing negative, partner to determine whether the administration of anti-D prophylaxis is necessary. prophylaxis B Blood grouping and red cell alloantibodies It is recommended that It is recommended that routine antenatal anti­D prophylaxis is offered to all non­sensitized NICE 2002 pregnant women who are Blood grouping and red cell alloantibodies Women should be screened for atypical red cell alloantibodies in early pregnancy and again at 28 weeks regardless of their RhD status. D RhD Blood grouping and red cell alloantibodies Pregnant women with clinically significant atypical red cell alloantibodies should be offered referral to a spet centre for spet further investigation and advice on subsequent antenatal management. subsequent GPP Screening for Screening for fetal anomalies Screening for Screening for structural anomalies Pregnant women should be offered an Pregnant ultrasound scan ultrasound to screen for structural anomalies, ideally between 18 and 20 weeks’ gestation, by an appropriat...
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This note was uploaded on 12/24/2011 for the course STEP 1 taught by Professor Dr.aslam during the Fall '11 term at Montgomery College.

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