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Block 11 Postnatal care

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klau253's version from 2017-05-19 18:03

Postnatal care of women and babies

 

Potential life threatening conditions
Question Answer
Post-partum haemorrhagesudden blood loss/persistent increase blood loss, dizziness, tachycardia
Infectionfever, shivering, abdominal pain
Pre-eclampsia/ eclampsiaheadaches + visual disturbances/nausea, vomiting
thromboembolismunilateral calf pain, redness or swelling, SOB or chest pain
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Newborn screening
Question Answer
blood test forsickle cell, CF, congenital hypothyroidism, metabolic disorders(PKU, MCADD)
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Vaccination
Question Answer
8 wk5 in 1, rotavirus, pneumococcal, men B
12 wk5 in 1, rotavirus
16 wk5 in 1, pneumococcal, men B
1 yrHib/men C, MMR, Pneumococcal, men B
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Developmental dysplasia of the hip
Question Answer
Barlow's testidentifies hips which are dislocatable
Ortaolani's testidentifies hips which are dislocated and is used for diagnosis
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Sudden infant death syndrome
Question Answer
RFsmoking, baby sleeps on front, sleep in same bed as baby, overheating, not breastfeeding
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