Assess the fetal heart tones
Check for cervical dilation
Check for firmness of the uterus
Obtain a detailed history
Her contractions are 2 minutes apart.
She has back pain and a bloody discharge.
She experiences abdominal pain and frequent urination.
Her contractions are 5 minutes apart.
Low birth weight
Large for gestational age
Preterm birth. but appropriate size for gestation
Growth retardation in weight and length
Within 72 hours of delivery
Within 1 week of delivery
Within 2 weeks of delivery
Within 1 month of delivery
Degree of cervical dilation
Fetal heart tones
Client’s vital signs
Client’s level of discomfort
Teaching the mother to provide tactile stimulation
Wrapping the newborn snugly in a blanket
Placing the newborn in the infant seat
Initiating an early infant-stimulation program
Checking for cervical dilation
Placing the client in a supine position
Checking the client’s blood pressure
Obtaining a fetal heart rate
Administer a prescribed antibiotic
Wash her hands for 2 minutes before care
Wear a mask when providing care
Ask the client to cover her mouth when she coughs