OB Exam 1 STUDY GUIDE.pdf - 50 MC \u2013 7-8 Select All That Apply 2 MED MATH questions*SEE BLACKBOARD example Lecture 1-Power Point 1 \u00e0 15 MC Questions

OB Exam 1 STUDY GUIDE.pdf - 50 MC u2013 7-8 Select All...

This preview shows page 1 - 3 out of 26 pages.

50 MC – 7-8 Select All That Apply & 2 MED MATH questions *SEE BLACKBOARD example* Lecture 1-Power Point 1 à 15 MC Questions: Leading causes of Infant Mortality: - Congenital defects - Prematurity - LBW (low birth weight)/ Short gestation - SIDs (Sudden infant death syndrome) US Maternal Mortality: - Death from any cause of pregnancy & 42 days after the delivery (post-partum) - Reasons for mortality = severe hemorrhage, infection, pre-eclampsia/eclampsia, DVT (obesity and diabetes) Culturally competent care (clinical scenarios) - Hot and Cold à Balancing correct illness o Chinese theory of yin/yang – Asia, India, Latin America o Pregnancy is HOT – so consume cold foods o Post-Partum is COLD – consume hot foods ** if you give a patient an ice pack, and they’re in post-partum period, they will refuse it if they practice this type of care** o Iron supplement = HOT - Vietnamese Culture: o Pregnancy = spinach, melons, beans o Post-Partum = soup w chili peppers, salty fish, herbs, and wine - Evil Eye Theory à 80% of world’s population o Hispanics term = Mal Ojo – belief that certain actions invite evil spirits to cause illness/death - Nonpharmacological therapies è Types of Complementary and Alternative Therapies = for relaxation and alternative to pain medication o Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) § Balance of energy (chi) § Yin and Yang § Acupuncture, acupressure § Herbal therapy § Nutrition o Hydrotherapy o Massage o Light therapy o Music o Reiki o Physical Exercise o Aromatherapy o Prayer o Vitamins Cultural Traditions: - Functional Diet = healthy diet, no junk food
Image of page 1
o à enhances health and well being - Neutral = string around the forehead to avoid hiccups . o à neither enhances nor harms health/well being - Non-functional = female genital mutation – removes the clitoris o Potentially harmful - No male healthcare provider Ethical Issues: - Anencephaly à Quality of Life issue – when baby is born without a brain . – neural tube defect o Can’t survive more than a few hours o Parents might want their baby to be resuscitated but healthcare workers will not want to do it due to the fact that the baby will not have a good quality of life. Conception/Fetal Development: - First day of your last menstrual period begins your menstrual cycle – until first day of your next menstrual cycle = CYCLE LENGTH - If you are trying to get pregnant, you would have sex 3 days before and 3 days later. – 7 days span of time – - Ovary = thousands of immature follicles (eggs) degenerate è ONE will outgrow the others and pop out the edge = OVULATION o DAY 12 = Estrogen reaches pituitary gland. o *DAY 14 – start of ovulation à LH surge* o Ovum lives for 24 hours o If there is no fertilization, then the egg will come out through the period o If there is fertilization, then the egg will travel down - Spinbarket = when mucous is thin, more abundant and stretchy – - Middleschmerz – Middle of the month pain (during ovulation), cramping in the left or right side wherever the egg was ejected from.
Image of page 2
Image of page 3

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture