Flashcards in Terminology and Definitions Deck (10)
The average full term pregnancy is ____ weeks/days, and gestation can range from ____ to ____ weeks/days.
AVERAGE - 40 WEEKS (280 DAYS)
RANGE - 37-41 WEEKS (259-287 DAYS)
A birth that occurs between the 20th and the 37th week is known as what?
When does the first trimester occur?
0 - 13 WEEKS GESTATION
When does the second trimester occur?
14 - 27 WEEKS GESTATION
When does the third trimester occur?
28 - 40 WEEKS GESTATION
When does postpartum commence?
ONCE PLACENTA IS BIRTHED
What is it called when the baby presents in normal head down position (occurs later in pregnancy)?
What is it called when the baby presents in buttock down position?
Which pregnancy labour support role, not covered by OHIP, can RMTs receive training for?