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incision is made and if the placenta is
anterior, it should be incised as well.
s Morris, 1996. Benefits of Perimortem Delivery
s “Five-minute” rule increases likelihood
of intact infant survival. Stone, 2002. s Delivery of infant may have positive
impact on maternal condition.
impact Benefits of Perimortem Delivery
s Delivery empties the uterus and
relieves displacement of abdominal
contents. s Intrathoracic pressure decreases;
venous return to heart, cardiac output,
and tissue perfusion increase. Fillion, 1998.
Fillion, During the Perimortem
s Continue maternal CPR. s Ensure presence of Neonatal
resuscitation team and equipment prior
to start of delivery. s Observe Standard Precautions. After Pe...
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