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1

to increase optimal fetal positioning

10 min 2xday hands and knees posture (min last 6 wks preg)

2

what is a "sunny side up" or upside down baby

occ posterior

3

breech increase risk of

hemorrage, dislocation of neck, shoulder dislocation, fractured clav, dislocation of hip, prolapsed cord, rupture of internal organ, genital edema, premature placenta rupture

4

risk factors for face presentation

lax uterus
flat pelvis
multiple
anencephaly
neck spasm

5

face presentation does what to the spine

extention

6

brow presentation issue...

a-p diameter is too large
revert to op or face presentation
compression of c spine
sublux c or upper t

7

pareietal presentation issue

lateral flexion
parietal bone pushed against pubic bone and sacrum (cephalhematoma)
traction and/or compression brachial plexus

8

compound presentation mc

nuchal arm

9

c section issues

proper head molding and expulsion of lung contents does not occur