Report ankle edema
Check his blood pressure daily
Refrain from using a microwave oven
Monitor his pulse rate
Increase intake of meats.
Avoid citrus fruits.
Perform pericare with hydrogen peroxide.
Drink a glass of cranberry juice every day.
“I will make sure I eat breakfast within 2 hours of taking my insulin.”
“I will need to carry candy or some form of sugar with me all the time.”
“I will eat a snack around three o’clock each afternoon.”
“I can save my dessert from supper for a bedtime snack.”
The tube will allow for equalization of the lung expansion.
Chest tubes serve as a method of draining blood and serous fluid and assist in reinflating the lungs.
Chest tubes relieve pain associated with a collapsed lung.
Chest tubes assist with cardiac function by stabilizing lung expansion.
Mother’s educational level
Infant’s birth weight
Size of the mother’s breast
Mother’s desire to breastfeed
The presence of scant bloody discharge
The presence of green-tinged amniotic fluid
Moderate uterine contractions
Duration is measured by timing from the beginning of one contraction to the beginning of the next contraction.
Duration is measured by timing from the end of one contraction to the beginning of the next contraction.
Duration is measured by timing from the beginning of one contraction to the end of the same contraction.
Duration is measured by timing from the peak of one contraction to the end of the same contraction.