Medicine and surgery notes

Apr 24th, 2015
Studypool Tutor
Price: $10 USD

Tutor description

Word Count: 971
Showing Page: 1/32
ANTENATAL CARE:Pregnancy MonitoringPresentation prepared byProf. Joseph KaranjaAssociate Professor &Consultant Ob/Gyn, UoNIn this presentation we shalldiscussDiagnosis of pregnancy Estimation of fetal maturity Assessment of fetal wellbeing Detection of fetal abnormalities(Tests of wellbeing and of abormalitiesvery often overlap)Prenatal Pregnancy Monitoring2DIAGNOSIS OF PREGNANCY, ESTIMATION OF FETAL MATURITY,ASSESSMENT OF FETAL WELLBEING, AND DETECTION OFFETAL ABNORMALITIES, ARE BASED ON:HISTORYPHYSICAL EXAMINATIONTESTSPrenatal Pregnancy Monitoring3The Diagnostic Parameters ofPregnancy are Categorized as:Presumptive manifestationsProbable manifestationsPositive manifestationsPrenatal Pregnancy Monitoring4Presumptive Manifestations ofPregnancy: SYMPTOMSAmenorrheaNausea & vomiting (emesis/hyperemesisgravidarum)Breast changes: tenderness and tingling(mastodynia), enlargement and nodularity,pigmentation of nipple and areola,Montigomerys tubercles (6-8 wks), colostrumsecretion (>16 wks)Quickening: 16-18wks multip, 18-20 primiPrenatal Pregnancy Monitoring5Presumptive-symptoms, cont..Disturbances of urination: bladder irritability - frequency, nocturia UTI - pregnant women are more likelyto have significant bacteriuria thannon-pregnant (7% versus 3%)Fatigue: one of the earliest symptomsPrenatal Pregnancy Monitoring6PRESUMPTIVE SIGNS

Review from student

Studypool Student
" Excellent work as always thanks so much "
Ask your homework questions. Receive quality answers!

Type your question here (or upload an image)

1819 tutors are online

Brown University





1271 Tutors

California Institute of Technology




2131 Tutors

Carnegie Mellon University




982 Tutors

Columbia University





1256 Tutors

Dartmouth University





2113 Tutors

Emory University





2279 Tutors

Harvard University





599 Tutors

Massachusetts Institute of Technology



2319 Tutors

New York University





1645 Tutors

Notre Dam University





1911 Tutors

Oklahoma University





2122 Tutors

Pennsylvania State University





932 Tutors

Princeton University





1211 Tutors

Stanford University





983 Tutors

University of California





1282 Tutors

Oxford University





123 Tutors

Yale University





2325 Tutors