AWHONN recommends that you take the Noninvasive Hemodynamic Function and Assessment course as a foundation for this course.
DIC is the second-leading cause of severe maternal morbidity (SMM) among hospitalizations for childbirth. You need to know which obstetric conditions are associated with DIC and the signs and symptoms of DIC.
Summarize the pathophysiology of DIC
List at least 3 predisposing conditions for DIC in pregnancy
Prioritize interventions when pregnancy is complicated by DIC
1.25 nursing contact hours (CNE available through 04/01/2023)
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