than expected: speculumexams. Yep, that's right. Those good old "duck bills" used to examine a cervix. Our lovely, dreaded gynexams. (Actually, I dread the dentist much more than a GYNexam, but that's
No more foot rests for pelvic examsby
For a while, I was having women use the foot rests (foot stirrups) at the end of the exam table..., I have stopped doing it that. And you know what? I can find the cervix and do the pelvic/speculumexam...
In the comments of a previous post asked where to find more info on gyn self-exam --- this is where I found that image in the post "speculums" -- http://www.fwhc.org/health/selfcare.htm
I highly encourage...
The Gynecology Room (Redux)by
Voodoo Medicine Man
,” I thought to myself. I got the speculum and carefully inserted it. There was something solid in the vagina... in the gyn room was a patient named Monique. She was a very pleasant black female who presented...
Book review: The Body Scoop for Girlsby
it includes “seeing a gynecologist regularly - complete with stirrups, speculum, and regular pelvic exams... Ashton, M.D., Ob-Gyn (with Christine Larson). There are issues with the book in many places, but I’m...
Week one as a CNM (office)by
to find on a speculumexam, while others are playing "hide and seek". I know that this is a skill... exams. That was about 80-90% of the clients I saw. There were just a few prenatal clients that I saw...
Hospital-Grade Toilet Paper Issuesby
Nurse Lochia ..
, I remove the wad and proceed with my exam. Then I realize that she had to have felt......how many times have I gone to the ob-gyn and had TP stuck to me? Everytime you go, don't you always either pee...