Midwifery and Stage Two Management
Return to all Family Centered Maternity Care sessions.
Estimated time to complete session: 1 hour 15 minutes
Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:
1. Integrate into practice an evidence-based approach for management of second stage of labor.
2. Determine risk factors during pregnancy and labor which result in an increase in perineal trauma.
3. Become familiar with options to closed glottis pushing.
4. Identify optimum positioning for second stage progress and techniques for preventing perineal trauma.
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Jessica L Anderson, MSN, CNM, WHNP-BC, CLC, Associate Service Director of Center for Midwifery, Senior Instructor, University of Colorado, College of Nursing, Aurora
- 1.25 AAFP prescribed