April 19, 2013

Nursing Tip of the Day! - Maternal Neonatal Nursing

Category: Maternal Neonatal Nursing
By the end of full-term gestation, the weight of the uterus has increased to 20 times its pre-pregnancy weight. After the 12th week of pregnancy, the uterus extends out of the pelvis, rotates slightly to the right and ascends into the abdominal cavity.