An- Najah university Nursing collage Maternity course Postdate pregnancy Abd alhadi khederat Miss : mahdia alkaone. Out line : Definition stages risks of a postdate pregnancy Tests Management. Definition.
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Postdates is traditionally defined as completing 42 weeks of gestation, or 294 days of pregnancy beyond the LMP (last menstrual period). Post term is also occasionally used to describe postdatism.
If you go beyond 41½ weeks, some tests are advised to assess your baby’s well-being
Fetal Kick Counts: This is an old and simple method and involves counting the baby’s movements once or twice a day. It is normal for the baby to have 8 to 10 distinct movements in 2 hours. You can begin doing this at home daily.
suggest that Doppler is not helpful even using absent end diastolic flow. ACOG continues to consider Doppler investigational