Dealing with third-trimester bleeding
- Primigravid and Multigravid Women: Prenatal Perspectives. Nichols, Mary R.; Roux, Gayle M.; Harris, Nena R. // Journal of Perinatal Education;Spring2007, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p21
A paucity of prenatal data is available concerning prenatal experiences of primigravid women compared with those of multigravid women. Therefore, the objectives of this study were twofold: to compare prenatal personal (demographic and other descriptive elements, including self-esteem) and...
- Family members serving the gestational carrier needs of women lacking a uterus: a report of two cases. Kavic, Suzanne M.; Sauer, Mark V. // Archives of Gynecology & Obstetrics;Jul2006, Vol. 274 Issue 4, p240
Case report: In two instances, a designated relative served as a gestational carrier for a woman who no longer had a uterus. In the first case, a 38-year-old woman underwent an emergency cesarean hysterectomy due to worsening fatty degeneration of the liver in the third trimester, culminating in...
- Analysis of mandibular dimensions growth at different fetal ages. Mota, Rafael Souza; Cardoso, Vin�cius Ant�nio Coelho; Bechara, Cristiane de Souza; Reis, Jo�o Gustavo Corr�a; Maciel, S�rgio Murta // Dental Press Journal of Orthodontics;Mar/Apr2010, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p113
Abstract Objective: To investigate growth asymmetry between the left and right hemimandibles (HMs) during the 2nd and early 3rd trimester of pregnancy. Methods: Sixty eight hemimandibles (34 mandibles) of fetuses were used--20 female and 14 male--preserved in 10% formalin solution, and the...
- The Finnish Family Competence Study: new directions are necessary in antenatal education. Rautava, P�ivi; Erkkola, Risto; Sillanp��, Matti // Health Education Research;Sep1990, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p353
This article presents findings of a study conducted in Finland investigating the significance of family competence in antenatal education. The purpose of this study, called the Finnish Family Competence Study, was to find out the extent up to which the mother's basic knowledge of pregnancy and...
- The 3 stages of pregnancy. Dahlen, Hannah // Australian Parents;Apr/May2007, p36
The article discusses the three trimesters of pregnancy. The first trimester begins from the first to the 14th week of pregnancy, the second trimester starts from the 15th to the 28th week and the third trimester is from the 29th week to the birth of the baby. The first 10-12 weeks of pregnancy...
- Late Pregnancy Bleeding. Sakornbut, Ellen; Leeman, Lawrence; Fontaine, Patricia // American Family Physician;4/15/2007, Vol. 75 Issue 8, p1199
Effective management of vaginal bleeding in late pregnancy requires recognition of potentially serious conditions, including placenta previa, placental abruption, and vasa previa. Placenta previa is commonly diagnosed on routine ultrasonography before 20 weeks' gestation, but in nearly 90...
- Common problems in the last trimester. // Australia's Parents;Autumn95 Special Issue Pregnancy, Issue 81, p18
Lists and discusses the common problems encountered by pregnant women in the last trimester of pregnancy. Backache; Constipation; Feeling of a full bladder; Hemorrhoids; Heartburn; Insomnia; Muscle cramps; Pregnancy mask; Shortness of breath; Stretch marks; Swelling of the ankles and feet.
- Intraumbilical injection of oxytocin in treatment of retained placenta: Our experience. // TTEM- Technics Technologies Education Management;2011, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p13
No abstract available.
- Embarrassing question of the month. // Redbook;July97, Vol. 189 Issue 3, p28
Presents the embarrassing question posted for the month of July, 1997. Question on the changes on the body during the third trimester of pregnancy; Reason for such changes.