November 29, 2020

Nursing Tip of the Day! - Maternal Neonatal Nursing

Category: Maternal Neonatal Nursing 
Once the infant is delivered and the umbilical cord is cut, expansion and aeration of the lungs enhance pulmonary blood flow. Increased oxygenation causes a closure of the umbilical arteries, umbilical vein, ductus venosus and ductus arteriosus.

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