Labor Position Second Stage

5 Questions | Total Attempts: 34

SettingsSettingsSettings
Please wait...
Labor Management Quizzes & Trivia

Labor Positions 2ndStage


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Widens pelvic outlet; uses gravity to some extent; better for backache than lying down; (Legs pulled up may work well with epidural; back and shoulders elevated)
    • A. 

      FORTY-FIVE DEGREE ANGLE

    • B. 

      HANDS AND KNEES

    • C. 

      LITHOTOMY

  • 2. 
    Lowers blood pressure; eases backache; easier to relax between pushes.
    • A. 

      HANDS AND KNEES

    • B. 

      LYING ON SIDE

    • C. 

      SQUATING

  • 3. 
    Excellent for rotating posterior baby; reduces backache.
    • A. 

      SEMI-LITHOTOMY

    • B. 

      LYING ON SIDE

    • C. 

      HANDS AND KNEES

  • 4. 
    Uses gravity to help the baby descend and rotate; partner can support your back and arms; widens pelvic outlet.
    • A. 

      FORTY-FIVE DEGREE ANGLE

    • B. 

      SQUATING

    • C. 

      LYING ON SIDE

  • 5. 
    Lying back with legs in stirrups; good for forceps or vacuum, extensive episiotomy, delivery of breech.
    • A. 

      LITHOTOMY

    • B. 

      SQUATING

    • C. 

      LYING ON SIDE