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Ep. 12 | Primary Reflexes of the Neonate

Study of sucking and swallowing reflexes in babies with congenital heart defects. International Journal of Pediatrics article on Grasping and Moro reflexes. Findings of an experiment with triggering the Stepping Reflex outside of it’s normal developmental range. Video of a completely absent stepping reflex.

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Ep. 7 | Estimated Due Dates

Parikh’s Formula Smithsonian Magazine Article on the Relationship Between Gestation Length and Metabolism March of Dimes Response to ACOG Guidelines for Induction (2009)   Ultrasound vs. LMP Guidelines (as mentioned in this episode): Within 5 days of the LMP date before 9 weeks of gestation by LMP Within 7 days of the LMP date from 9 to…

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Ep. 4 | Initial Prenatal Labs

Perinatology.com’s Database of Lab Value Ranges 2008 Swedish Study Regarding the Lab Values Found on 25 Different Tests in Normal, Healthy Pregnancies Slideshow PDF Related to a Presentation on Lab Values (includes two slides that have charts of standard CBC and WBC values compared to normal pregnancy findings) CDC HIV Opt Out Approach Information CDC…

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