When the fetal heart rate decreased (Bradycardia), fetal distress was noted, and an emergency caesarean was initiated. To her sadness, the baby was found bluish in skin colour when born in her 35th week gestation in labour with a low birth weight of only 1.4kilogramms. Some abnormality was also found in the baby’s leg. The doctor warned of 50% chance of survival and presence of special child characteristics. Postnatal The born baby was put in the incubator for 2 months.
According to Schull’s drug handbook (2006), Phytonadione acts on the liver to promote the production of active prothrombin, proconvertin, plasma thromboplastin component, and Stuart factor. In other words, it promotes blood clotting. The safe dose for neonate is 0.5 to 1 mg injected intramuscularly within one hour of birth. Adverse reactions include: hyperbilirubinemia, pain, swelling, tenderness at injection site, and anaphylactoid reactions. Because neonates in the first few hours of life usually don’t have adequate vitamin K in their blood stream, physician often prescribes Phytonadione to prevent hemorrhaging of the newborn.
WGU Accreditation Audit RAFT Task 2: Root Cause Analysis of a sentinel event A Root Cause Analysis (RCA) of a sentinel event is completed to immediately investigate and respond to possible inductions involving the death or injury of a patient. (Joint commission, 2013). Purpose of this report - To execute a Root Cause Analysis for a Sentinel Event occurrence at Nightingale Hospital. Sentinel Event - Child Abduction Date of Issue/Incident – Thursday September 14, at 12:30 PM Background of Issue/Incident - A three year old female patient was brought to Nightingale Hospital by her mother for an outpatient surgical procedure. The mother asked the pre-op nurse how long the procedure would take, because she had to tend to another child and would need to leave for a short while.
Ear Infection in Babies Symptoms The easiest way to tell if there is ear infection in babies (or any other illness) is by observing a change in his mood. If the baby starts crying more than usual, then be on the lookout for any problem. If he also develops a fever (slight or high), you have a bigger clue. Ear infections also follows a common cold or even a sinus infection, so keep that in mind also. You might also notice the below indicated symptoms: • Your baby pulls, or tugs at his ears.
The medical profession and healthcare is a very complex and rapidly developing arena. Due to pressure of science, improvements of technologies and easy access to information through mass media by the public, more challenges have been created for the nursing profession in maintaining good nursing practice. In Harley & Linsley (2007)’s opinion, current nursing practice requires greater sensitivity towards nursing issues which are happening in social environment. It is only through awareness and understanding of current nursing issues which are challenging nursing education, profession and changing ethical concerns that nurses are able to contribute more effectively to the healthcare system. According to Bartels (2005), the nursing profession is heading towards a known disaster – shortage of nurses, increased demand of society, decreased reimbursement and growing dissatisfaction from patients and professionals.
Shelley, the author’s mother died 10 days after giving birth, which could influence her writing and decision to make Caroline die after child birth also. Shelley became pregnant at 16 and then continued to be pregnant for the following 5 years, however only 1 child survived. This could have had a significant effect on her writing and the themes of birth and creation, as well as death. Victor’s obsession with science and the creation of a being stems from the death of his mother, Caroline Beaufort. Caroline becomes almost like a guardian angel as she attends to her ill father for several months and also adopts Elizabeth to give her the lifestyle in which she deserves.
Little did anyone know that the events that would soon occur dramatically would change Horney’s life in many ways. After experiencing a little of what medical school offered, Horney met and married a fellow student. She continued her studies and a year later a baby girl was born to Karen and Oscar, the first of three daughters. Horney watched as her husband disciplined the children in the
The bruise had been there for a few days and was starting to bother me. My mother took me to the pediatrician’s office that sent us for x-rays. My mom received a phone call; this is a day we will never forget. The pediatrician states that I need to be seen up at children’s hospital in Boston by a specialist in Infectious disease. After months of testing and the doctors telling my mom I might have cancer, we finally got an answer.
If the fetal heart beats in a minute then it is said that more than 140 you should start preparing for the arrival of daughter. Acne on the face (Skin acne for how to know gender of baby) Many changes in the mother's body during pregnancy appear to have any physical problems. You may have noticed that often the problem is that many pregnant women acne, it is understood that the girl child in the womb due to changes in the hormone, because on the face that has come out this week pimple gone etc. symptoms of birth. Also, it is believed that the daughter looks like her mother.