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1

Pyrosis is caused by

Reflux of the acidic secretions into lower esophagus

2

a function of progesterone in pregnancy is to

suppress maternal immunologic response to fetal antigens

3

the softness and compressibility of the uterine isthmus is called

Heagar's sign

4

the disproportion of erythrocytes to plasma results in which type of anemia

physiologic anemia

5

the end of the eight postferilization week also marks the end of which period

embryonic period

6

oxygenated blood enters the placental intervillous space by way of the

spiral arteries

7

this pelvis type has an inlet which is characteristically oval with an AP diameter much larger then the transverse diameter

anthropoid

8

Naegele's rule is calculated by

first day of LMP minus 3 months,plus 7 days

9

CVS testing screens for all the following EXCEPT

neutral tube defects

10

women who do a lot of gardening are at an increased risk for

toxoplasmosis

11

Auscultation with a fetoscope should be possible at which gestion

18-20 weeks

12

exercise in pregnancy may help to prevent/treat which condition

gestational diabetes

13

when is the fetus seen as a separate object it's own identity

third trimester

14

a 25 yo G2P0101 at 8 weeks gestation reports her first baby was born at 33 weeks after going into spontaneous labor. what should she be offered

progesterone injections

15

a 36 yo at 36 weeks gestation reports having young some moderate bright red vaginal bleeding. Which is the best method to asses the bleeding

sterile speculum exam to evaluate at cervical os

16

a 33 yo G2P1001 at 34 weeks gestation is at her routine prenatal visit. her internal history to date has been bening. today her fundal height is measuring 31 cm. which is the best action at this visit

order an an abdominal ultrasound

17

what best describes growth of the uterus in the 2nd half of pregnancy

hypertrophy results in increased oxygen receptors and expression of those receptors

18

which medications will relax the uterus

calcium channel blockers, beta agonists, magnesium suflate

19

terutaline

is contraindicated beyond 48-72 hours of use for treatment of PTL

20

what is true concerning induction of labor

safety issues are a concern with elective induction prior to 39 completed weeks

21

what hormone initiates labor

prostaglandins

22

what may prevent a successful IOL for jennifer

nulliparity and unfavorable cervix

23

what is your treatment approach for GBS in this situation

obtain a GBS culture. start antibiotics. if the culture is negative, you may discontinue antibiotic prophylaxis

24

what is the appropriate treatment regimen

start vancomycin 1 g IV q 12 hours until delivery

25

engagement in cephalic presentation

involves the widest portion of the presenting part

26

what is the result of flexion

the presenting diameter changes from occipitofrontal to sboccipiotbregmatic

27

how would you appropriately monitor this patient

intermittent auscultation is acceptable

28

how frequently and when will you auscultation Cindy's FHR

Q 15-30 minutes, before and after interventions

29

what is true about electronic teal monitoring (EFM) and FHR patterns in a low-risk labor

reassuring FHR patterns indicate normal fetal acid-base balance

30

how would you classify the FHR

category ll