Flashcards in First Trimester Contraindications Deck (9)
Why is abdominal massage contraindicated in the first trimester?
MOTHER BEAR SYNDROME
(too much can go wrong, don't touch it)
Which pillow should you omit during treatment in the first trimester?
(increases intra-uterine pressure)
Where is it contraindicated to perform joint mobes?
What needs to be considered regarding sacral work?
NO DEEP POINTED PRESSURE
What 3 things need to be considered regarding ligaments?
MID-RANGE, GENTLE PASSIVE STRETCHES
LOW-GRADE JOINT MOBILIZATION
What needs to be considered regarding heat hydrotherapy? (4)
NO FULL BODY HEAT TREATMENTS
COLD TARGETED APPLICATIONS MORE HELPFUL
WARM TOWELS ON BREASTS for POSTPARTUM CONGESTION
HEATED SCAR TREATMENTS POSTPARTUM
Following DVT protocol, in which 3 areas is NO deep work (mm stripping, specific comp.) permitted?
Name the essential oil precaution considerations for pregnancy?
THOSE ITALIAN HERBS
Basil, Cedarwood, Clarysage, Coriander, Hyssop, Jasmine, Juniper, Marjoram, Oregano, Myrrh, Peppermint, Rockrose, Rosemary, Sage, Thyme