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1

What does LMP stand for!

Last menstrual period

2

In an obstetric history what are the 4 things you need to ask in your intro?

Age
Parity (ie is this your first preg)
Gestation of current preg
Symptoms (what’s the problem)

3

In an obstetric history what are the important screening questions?

PV bleeding
PV discharge
Abdo pain
Preg related: foetal movements, contractions, tightening, headache, visual disturbances

4

In an obstetrics history what do you want to know about the patients previous pregnancies?

When?
Any antenatal problems?
Delivery, mode and complications
Postnatal issues?

5

What are 2 types of pelvic examinations?

Speculum
Bimanual