The bladder fills more rapidly because of the medication used for the epidural.
Her level of consciousness is such that she is in a trancelike state.
The sensation of the bladder filling is diminished or lost.
She is embarrassed to ask for the bedpan that frequently.
Estrogen levels are low.
Luteinizing hormone is high.
The endometrial lining is thin.
The progesterone level is low.
Age of the client
Frequency of intercourse
Regularity of the menses
Range of the client’s temperature
Painless vaginal bleeding
Throbbing pain in the upper quadrant
Sudden. stabbing pain in the lower quadrant
Hamburger pattie. green beans. French fries. and iced tea
Roast beef sandwich. potato chips. baked beans. and cola
Baked chicken. fruit cup. potato salad. coleslaw. yogurt. and iced tea
Fish sandwich. gelatin with fruit. and coffee
Respiratory alkalosis without dehydration
Metabolic acidosis with dehydration
Respiratory acidosis without dehydration
Metabolic alkalosis with dehydration
Elevated human chorionic gonadotropin
The presence of fetal heart tones
Breast enlargement and tenderness
Hypoglycemic. small for gestational age
Hyperglycemic. large for gestational age
Hypoglycemic. large for gestational age
Hyperglycemic. small for gestational age
Weight gain should be reported to the physician.
An alternate method of birth control is needed when taking antibiotics.
If the client misses one or more pills. two pills should be taken per day for 1 week.
Changes in the menstrual flow should be reported to the physician.