Learning Outcomes for Study Session 2

After studying this session, you should be able to:

2.1 Define and use correctly all of the key words printed in bold. (SAQ 2.1)

2.2 Describe the expected physiological responses of new mothers during the normal puerperium. (SAQ 2.2)

2.3 Explain what advice you will give new mothers for self-care during the puerperium at home. (SAQ 2.2)

Study Session 2  The Normal Puerperium

2.1  Changes in reproductive organs during the puerperium