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Synonyms for expectant

Synonyms for expectant

having or marked by expectation

carrying a developing fetus within the uterus

Synonyms for expectant

marked by eager anticipation

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in an advanced stage of pregnancy

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The authors conducted a follow-up study of the randomized, controlled Hypertension and Preeclampsia Intervention Trial At Term II (HYPITAT-II), in which 704 women diagnosed with late preterm (34-37 weeks) hypertensive disorders in pregnancy (gestational hypertension, chronic hypertension, or mild preeclampsia) were randomly assigned to immediate delivery or expectant management.
Providing expectant mothers access to dental care also gives dentists the opportunity to educate them about proper hygiene for themselves and for their children.
With this in mind, local health professionals would like to remind new and expectant mums of the support they offer through the specialist perinatal service.
She urged expectant mothers to register early and diligently attend ante-natal clinics in government hospitals, for standard medical care.
Our Study aims to assess expectant mother's perspective about breastfeeding counseling they received during antenatal visits.
Promama gathered a selected number of expectant moms and gifted them with their unborn child's very first artwork, thanks to a device that they brought in specifically for the event.
A Philips Avent study found that more than a third (35%) of new mums describe their journey into motherhood as 'challenging' - but the challenges definitely have their plus points, with 80% of expectant mums saying they're looking forward to learning something new every day.
figure By EDITORIAL The news that the maternal mortality rate has declined is a good indication that the government's commitment to enhancing the safety of expectant mothers is finally bearing fruit.
They provide invaluable diagnostic results, ensuring expectant parents receive the best ongoing care needed for a healthy pregnancy and delivery.
The Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation (TRTC) has expanded the number of waiting zones dedicated for expectant mothers to all Taipei Metro stations to offer added convenience and safety during their travels on the Taipei Metro, the TRTC said in a news release last week.
Nulliparous women who were induced at 39 weeks had the same relative risk of adverse perinatal outcomes but a lower risk of a cesarean delivery, compared with women who received expectant management, results that researchers say contrast traditional recommendations for perinatal care, according to study from the New England Journal of Medicine.
Grobman, M.D., from Northwestern University in Chicago, and colleagues randomly assigned low-risk nulliparous women who were at 38 weeks 0 days to 38 weeks 6 days of gestation to either labor induction at 39 weeks 0 days to 39 weeks 4 days (3,062 patients) or expectant management (3,044 patients).
Expectant mothers who have served their country, along with fathers-to-be are welcome, said Diane Ahrens, auxiliary president.
To facilitate this very journey of expectant mothers, KIMS Oman Hospital's (KOH) Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology has launched a series of Antenatal Classes.