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Maternity - Postpartum, part 5: Postpartum Hemorrhage, Endometritis, Mastitis, Mental Health Concerns

Maternity - Postpartum, part 5: Postpartum Hemorrhage, Endometritis, Mastitis, Mental Health Concerns

by Meris Shuwarger BSN, RN, CEN, TCRN

The postpartum complications of postpartum hemorrhage, endometritis, mastitis, and potential ment...
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Maternity - Postpartum, part 4: Changes, Deep Vein Thrombosis, Pulmonary Embolism

Maternity - Postpartum, part 4: Changes, Deep Vein Thrombosis, Pulmonary Embolism

by Meris Shuwarger BSN, RN, CEN, TCRN

Cardiovascular changes of the postpartum patient. In addition, the potential postpartum complicat...
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Maternity - Postpartum, part 3: Maternal Role Attainment, Parental-Infant Bonding, Sibling Adaptation

Maternity - Postpartum, part 3: Maternal Role Attainment, Parental-Infant Bonding, Sibling Adaptation

by Meris Shuwarger BSN, RN, CEN, TCRN

The three phases of maternal role attainment, signs of optimal and impaired parental-infant bondi...
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Nursing Tips: Maternity

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Car seat safety for newborns includes installing the car seat in the back/middle seat, using a rear-facing seat with a 5-point harness until at least age 2.

Car Seat Safety for Newborns

by Cathy Parkes September 19, 2022

Acrocyanosis is the bluish discoloration of fingers/hands and toes/feet and is an expected finding in the newborn. Report persistent central cyanosis to the provider.

Acrocyanosis

by Cathy Parkes July 25, 2022

Two types of ultrasonography used in pregnancy are transvaginal (ultrasound transducer placed in the patient's vagina) and abdominal (transducer placed on the outside of the abdomen).

Ultrasonography

by Cathy Parkes June 23, 2022

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