Product Detail

OB Emergencies
DVD Video
$199.99 USD
Product Details
Format:
DVD Video - 4+ hours
Length:
5 hr 35 min
Details:
Multi-disc video recording with electronic manual and instructions
Author:
JAMIE OTREMBA, MSN, RN, CNM
Publisher:
PESI HealthCare
Copyright:
12/12/2017
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
RNV073060
Objectives
  1. Identify three clinical manifestations of amniotic fluid embolism.
  2. Describe the most common causes of obstetric trauma.
  3. Discuss management options for post-partum hemorrhage.
  4. Explain why a d-dimer is no longer recommended as part of the evaluation for pulmonary embolism in pregnancy.
  5. Analyze why neurological outcomes with amniotic fluid embolism are so poor and the rapid interventions that could make a difference.
  6. Compare the various treatment options for the obstetrical patient with severe hypertension.
Outline

Trauma in Pregnancy: Managing a Potential Catastrophe!

  • Triage: How Much is Too Much?
  • Labs: What's NOT Normal in Pregnancy
  • CPR with a Gravid Abdomen
  • When to Consider "Bedside Cesarean"

Management Strategies for Hemorrhage

  • Risk Evaluation & Prevention
  • 3rd Stage Management
  • Qualitative vs. Quantitative Assessment
  • Is Misoprostol all it's Cracked Up to Be?
  • Current Medication Recommendations
  • Triggering Massive Transfusion Protocols

Amniotic Fluid Embolism

  • Are We Putting Her at Risk?
  • What Does the Differential Look Like?
  • Rapid Response That May Save Her Life

Severe Hypertensive Disorders in Pregnancy

  • How Does This Happen: Update on Pathophysiology for Today's Patient
  • Urgent Treatment Thresholds
  • The Best & Latest Medications
  • Fetal Evaluation: From NSTs to UARs & Everything in Between
  • Post-Partum Management

VIOLENCE!

  • More Common Than You Think, Do You Know How to React?
  • The Angry Partner
  • Being Threatened with Violence
  • Developing an Action Plan for Crisis Events
  • Where & When to Get Help

The At-Risk Newborn

  • Umbilical Artery Studies
  • Identifying a Problem
  • What All the Numbers Mean
  • When to Watch & When it is an Emergency
Author

JAMIE OTREMBA, MSN, RN, CNM

Jamie Otremba has over 20 years of maternal child nursing experience and is currently practicing full scope nurse-midwifery at a progressive OB/GYN clinic in suburban Minnesota. Jamie has been active in program development and benchmarking in both clinic and hospital settings. She is also one of the medical directors for the Women's and Children's Service Line at a large hospital and medical center in Minnesota. Jamie served as an assistant professor at Minnesota State University and has practiced in women's health care in a variety of settings, including: labor and delivery, postpartum, antenatal, and community health nursing. She has consulted for area health care facilities on clinical and legal practice topics, and she continues as an investigator for several medication trials pertinent to obstetric and gynecologic issues. Additionally, Jamie has enjoyed sharing her vast knowledge and experiences as a preceptor for both medical and advanced practice nursing students. Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Jamie A. Otremba has an employment relationship with a private women's health clinic. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Nonfinancial: Jamie A. Otremba is a member of the American College of Nurse Midwives; and the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.
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Audience
Nurses, Midwives, Childbirth Educators/Doulas, and other Healthcare Professionals