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process of assessment, planning, application, coordination, follow-up, and evaluation of options and services required to meet an individual’s health needs through communication and available resources to promote quality cost-effective results

Case management

2

post-graduate training in the care of normal pregnancy and childbirth; certified by American college of nurse midwives

Certified nurse midwife

3

ability to apply knowledge about a client’s culture so that the health care provided can be adapted to meet her needs. Be able to respond respectfully and effectively to people of all cultures, languages, classes, races, ethnic backgrounds, disabilities, religions, genders, sexual orientation, other diversity factors in a manner that recognizes, affirms, and values the worth of individuals, families, & communities and protects and preserves the dignity of each

Cultural competence

4

view of the world and a set of traditions that are used by a specific social group and are transmitted to the next generation. Influences socialization but also his or her experiences related to health and specific health practices

Culture

5

birth assistant that provides emotional, physical, educational support to woman and family during childbirth and postpartum

Doula

6

use of research to establish & implement a plan of care

Evidence based nursing practice

7

basic social unit of our society. 2 or more people related by birth, marriage, or adoption and living together

Family

8

delivery of safe, satisfying, high-quality health care that focuses on and adapts to the physical and psychosocial needs of the family; partnership approach of families and caregivers that recognizes the strength & integrity of family

Family-centered care

9

intrauterine death of a fetus at 20 weeks or more of gestation per 1000 live births

Fetal mortality rate

10

number of deaths occurring in the first 12 months of life per 1000 live births

Infant mortality rate

11

agreement by a client to undergo an operation or medical treatment or take part in a clinical trial after being informed of and having understood the risks involved – legal document

Informed consent

12

annual number of female deaths from any cause related to or aggravated by pregnancy or its mgmt during pregnancy or childbirth or within 42 days of termination of pregnancy, irrespective of the duration and site of the pregnancy, per 100,000 live births, for a specified year

Maternal mortality rate

13

incidence or number of individuals who have died over a specific period

Mortality

14

number of infant deaths occurring in the first 28 days of life per 1000 live births

Neonatal mortality rate

15

weeks immediately before and after birth

Perinatal

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period of 6 wks after childbirth during which mother’s reproductive organs return to original nonpregnant state

Puerperium

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seizures in pregnant women – not related to brain condition

Eclampsia

18

pregnant woman w/ high BP & protein in urine after 20th week (late 2nd or 3rd trimester)

Pre-eclampsia

19

placenta partially or totally covers mother’s cervix

Placenta previa

20

traditional American family in which male and female partners and their children live as an independent unit, sharing roles, responsibilities, and economic resources

nuclear family

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members include grandparents, aunts, uncles, or other people related by blood

Extended family

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those formed as a result of divorce and remarriage, consist of unrelated family members (stepparents, stepchildren, and stepsiblings) who join to create a new household

Married-blended families

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children live with two unmarried biologic parents or two adoptive parents

Cohabiting-parent families

24

comprise an unmarried biologic or adoptive parent who may or may not be living with other adults. The single-parent family may result from the loss of a spouse by death, divorce, separation, or desertion; from either an unplanned or planned pregnancy; or from the adoption of a child by an unmarried woman or man

Single-parent families

25

children live independently in foster or kinship care such as living with a grandparent

No-parent families

26

essential oils
stimulate sense of smell

aromatherapy

27

restore body's natural balance
like treats like

homeopathy

28

pressing an appropriate point so self-healing capacities take over

acupressure

29

art of placement.
environment induces chi

feng shui

30

use of positive and healing images
deep relaxation to reduces stress & help ppl cope

guided imagery