Module 7: Knowledge check2020-08-17T05:32:41+00:00

Healthy pregnancy healthy baby: Module 7

Knowledge check

(NOTE: all questions are mandatory)

1. Sonia had Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery (RYGB) 2 years ago. She was maintaining her pre-pregnancy weight of 75kg (down from 110kg) and her height is 165cm. At her first visit (14 weeks) she was 77kg. Sonia is anxious about gaining too much weight during pregnancy as she has made so many changes to her lifestyle to maintain her weight. What should you advise Sonia in relation to her weight gain?
2. Anna is 20 weeks pregnant with her first child. She is 102kg having gained only 1kg so far with a pre-pregnancy BMI of 34kg/m2. She wants to have a water birth, but the weight limit is 100kg for the birthing pool. What is the safest option for Anna’s weight?
3. For a woman who has had an eating disorder prior to falling pregnant, which of the follow options should NOT form part of care.


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