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  1. What are some causes of fetal bradycardia?
    • 1. fetal hypoxia
    • 2. maternal hypoglycemia
    • 3. fetal acidosis
    • 4. administration of drugs to mother
    • 5. hypothermia
    • 6. prolonged umbilical cord compression
    • 7. Fetal congenital heart block
  2. Describe Fetal tachycardia and bradycardia.
    • 1. Tachycardia is a baseline FHR greater than 160 bpm that lasts for 10 minutes or longer
    • 2. Bradycardia is baseline FHR less thatn 110 bpm that lasts 10 mins or longer
  3. What are causes of fetal tachycardia?
    • 1. fetal hypoxia
    • 2. maternal fever
    • 3. maternal dehydration
    • 4. amnionitis
    • 5. maternal hyperthyroidism
    • 6. drugs
    • 7. maternal anxiety
    • 8. fetal anemia
    • 9. prematurity
    • 10. fetal heart failure
    • 11. fetal arrhythmias
  4. What are the 4 degrees of episiotomies
    • 1. First degree- through the skin
    • 2. second degree- throughte muscles of perineal body
    • 3. third degree- continues through the anal sphinter muscle
    • 4. fourth degree- anterior rectal wall

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