Pregnancy Outcomes Nursing Mnemonic (GTPAL)

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Outline

GTPAL

  • G-Gravidity
  • T-Term Births
  • P-Preterm Births
  • A-Abortions/Miscarriages
  • L-Living Children

Description

These are the things to consider when determining pregnancy outcomes. How many pregnancies has the mother had? How many of those came to full term (>37 weeks)? How many preterm births (20-37 weeks)? How many abortions or miscarriages before 20 weeks? How many living children? Note that twins count together until the Living category.

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