Archive by category Maternal & Child Nursing

Spontaneous Abortion

Spontaneous Abortion

Case: Ana, a 40-year-old female came in to the Emergency Room complaining of vaginal bleeding. She has been known to be pregnant for 5 weeks. The doctor assessed her noting for her last menstrual period and indicated an internal examination.   A complete abortion was the diagnosis of the doctor. Ana and her husband grieve […]

Newborn Screening

Newborn Screening

Pregnancy is often faced with all sorts of fears. Women during their childbearing years are always seen to be wary on how healthy their baby is inside their wombs. They worry much about their baby’s looks, deformities, and some congenital disorders that could hinder their baby’s well being. Though there are many diagnostic procedures that […]