Obstetrical Nursing: Labor and Delivery

OVERVIEW:

Labor is the apt term to describe the birthing process, which is laborious and painful, and characterized by distinct stages and phases. This course details the process of labor and introduces practices that nursing personnel can use to help ensure positive delivery outcomes for patients.



OBJECTIVES:

After completing this course, the learner should be able to:

1. Describe the series of physiologic events known to occur as a woman goes into labor.
2. List factors which can affect the duration of labor.
3. Name the four stages of labor.
4. Differentiate between latent, active, and transition during the first stage of labor.
5. Discuss the role of the nurse during each of the stages of labor.
6. Differentiate between closed and open glottis breathing when pushing.
7. Discuss the advantage of an upright position during active labor and alternative positions when this is not possible.
8. Describe maternal positioning during the actual birth.

This program also includes workbooks that can be ordered separately.
Price: $299.00 USD

Product ID: CLP104
Media: DVD
Year: 2014
Duration: 17:00 minutes
Language: English
Tags: Obstetrical Nursing
 
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