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1

most common cause of protracted disorder in nulliparous

inadequate uterine activity

2

most common cause of protracted disorder in multiparous

cephalopelvic disproportion

3

tx of protracted disorder in multiparous

c section

4

tx of protracted disorder in nulliparous (2)

1. amniotomy OR
2. oxytocin

5

how to augment labor?

IV oxytocin

6

when is intervention recommended during 3rd stage of labor?

after 30 min

7

perineal lacertation that extends into anal sphincter

3rd degree

8

perineal lacertation that extends into rectum

4th degree

9

operative vaginal delivery includes use of?

1. forceps
2. vacuum extraction

10

criteria for operative vaginal delivery (3)

1. cervix fully dilated
2. ruptured membranes
3. no placenta previa

11

if scalp visible at intriotus w/o separating labia- which forceps?

outlet forceps

12

if leading point of fetal skill at >2, not on pelvic floor - which forceps?

low forceps

13

if @ +2cm but head engaged - which forceps?

midforceps