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Abnormalities. Which of these are potential abnormalities during labor? Select all that apply a. Unusual bleeding b. Brownish or greenish amniotic fluid c. Contractions that last 40 to 70 seconds d. Sudden, severe pain;
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Running Header: Case Study Maternal and Obstetrics e. Increased maternal fatigue Case Study Progress Although D.H. continues use alternative therapies, she asks for pain medication and receives a dose of meperidine (Demerol). Three hours later D.H. is lying on her back, and during contractions you notice a few late decelerations of the FHR. You stay with D.H. to monitor her and her fetus and immediately call for someone to notify the PCP. 9. Put these actions in order of priority; __a. Discontinue the oxytocin infusion __b. Turn D.H. to her left side __c. Increase the IV fluid __d. Admister oxygen at 8-10 liters by facemask 10. Decelerations occur in an early, variable, or late pattern. What is the significance of these patterns? State what the nurse should do for each type.
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Running Header: Case Study Maternal and Obstetrics Case Study Progress The decelerations stop, and the remainder of the labor is unevenful; D.H. has an episiotomy to allow more room for the infant to emerge and delivers a male infant. 11. What is involved in the immediate care of the newborn? 12. As you assess the newborn, you observe for CNS depressant effects that might reslut because the mother received an opioid during labor. Opioid antagonsits suchas naloxone ( Narcan) can prom;tly revers the CNS depressant effects in the newborn, but when is noloxone contraindicated for an infant? When mothers are dependant of opiate they are abusers of opiods. The newborn is at risk for seizures from abrupt withdrawl from opioids or cause acute abstinence syndrome 13. D.H. has her episiotomey repared and the placenta delivered. What are the signs that the placenta has released from, the uterine wall? 14. What assessments are improtatn for D.H. following Delivery. Case Study Outcome D.H. and her newborn baby boy are taken to the postpartum unit where she begins to breastfeed him.
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