Obstetrical Nursing: Complications of Pregnancy

Program Date: 10 August 2017
Publication Date: 2013
Continuing Education Units: 1.0 Nurse Contact Hours

Course Description:

While most women have healthy, straightforward pregnancies, some will experience significant complications. This program provides an overview of some of the more common complications of pregnancy and offers information about how these challenges can be managed in order to help ensure a safe and successful delivery.

Course Objectives:

  • Discuss various complications that can occur during pregnancy, including preterm labor, placenta previa, abruption placenta, preeclampsia and eclampsia
  • Identify the most common signs and symptoms of each of the complications described Describe techniques and methods that are commonly used to manage these pregnancy complications
  • Discuss strategies that nurses and other healthcare personnel can use to help the mother carry her pregnancy to term and deliver a healthy newborn
  • Media Format(s): Video (English)
  • Run Time: 20 Minutes
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