Antepartum

Understand GTPAL for Pregnancy Outcome

How well do you understand GTPAL? G - Gravidity Gravidity is the number of pregnancies. Don’t forget to count the current pregnancy! This is a big...
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Stages of Labor

Join Michael Linares, RN as he breaks down the stages of labor.Stage 1: Effacement and dilation of cervix - longest stageStage 1: Latent Phase...
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Maternity Visual Step by Step on Leopold’s Maneuvers

Sometimes you just want to skip the explanations in the textbook because it may be hard to visualize each step. ECU provides an obstetrical...
Naegele's Rule - Estimating Date for Delivery

Naegele’s Rule – Estimating Date for Delivery

Naegele's rule is under the antepartum chapter of Maternity. Naegele's rule is pretty simple to calculate, but very easy to make a minor error....
GTPAL

GTPAL Maternity Quick Facts for the NCLEX

Maternity Nursing 101 includes GTPAL. It is used on every single pregnant patient to assess the outcomes. As a nursing student or a nursing...

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What You Don’t Know About Plavix

Clopidrogrel, more commonly known as Plavix, is an antiplatelet that suppresses platelet aggregation in arterial circulation. In simpler terms, Plavix prevents blood clots after...