Maternal And Child Health Nursing NCLEX Quiz 13

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Maternal And Child Health Nursing NCLEX Quiz 13 - Quiz

Hello and welcome to this short but knowledgeable 'Maternal and child health nursing NCLEX' quiz that we've created below. In this quiz, we'll be asking you questions based on the concepts of maternal and child health conditions. If you give correct answers to all the questions here, you'll hit the 100% score. So, are you ready to try this quiz? Let's start then. Wishing you the best of luck! Have fun as you play it.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Choose the option that provides evidence of the nurse’s understanding of the client’s immediate needs when PROM occurs. 
    • A. 

      The chorion and amnion rupture 4 hours before the onset of labor.

    • B. 

      PROM removes the fetus most effective defense against infection

    • C. 

      Nursing care is based on fetal viability and gestational age.

    • D. 

      PROM is associated with malpresentation and possibly incompetent cervix

  • 2. 
    Choose the option that can be an underlying cause of dystocia.
    • A. 

      Nutritional

    • B. 

      Mechanical

    • C. 

      Environmental

    • D. 

      Medical

  • 3. 
    Which of the following options would be considered the priority when uterine rupture occurs?
    • A. 

      Limiting hypovolemic shock

    • B. 

      Obtaining blood specimens

    • C. 

      Instituting complete bed rest

    • D. 

      Inserting a urinary catheter

  • 4. 
    What should be the nurse’s initial action when umbilical cord prolapse occurs?
    • A. 

      Begin monitoring maternal vital signs and FHR

    • B. 

      Place the client in a knee-chest position in bed

    • C. 

      Notify the physician and prepare the client for delivery

    • D. 

      Apply a sterile warm saline dressing to the exposed cord

  • 5. 
    Which of the following amounts of blood loss following birth marks the criterion for describing postpartum hemorrhage?
    • A. 

      More than 200 ml

    • B. 

      More than 300 ml

    • C. 

      More than 400 ml

    • D. 

      More than 500 ml

  • 6. 
    The primary predisposing factor related to mastitis is __________. 
    • A. 

      Epidemic infection from nosocomial sources localizing in the lactiferous glands and ducts

    • B. 

      Endemic infection occurring randomly and localizing in the peri glandular connective tissue

    • C. 

      Temporary urinary retention due to decreased perception of the urge to avoid

    • D. 

      Breast injury caused by overdistention. stasis. and cracking of the nipples

  • 7. 
    Choose the option that best describes thrombophlebitis. 
    • A. 

      Inflammation and clot formation that result when blood components combine to form an aggregate body

    • B. 

      Inflammation and blood clots that eventually become lodged within the pulmonary blood vessels

    • C. 

      Inflammation and blood clots that eventually become lodged within the femoral vein

    • D. 

      Inflammation of the vascular endothelium with clot formation on the vessel wall

  • 8. 
    Which of the following assessment findings would the nurse expect if the client develops DVT?
    • A. 

      Midcalf pain. tenderness and redness along the vein

    • B. 

      Chills. fever. malaise. occurring 2 weeks after delivery

    • C. 

      Muscle pain the presence of Homans sign. and swelling in the affected limb

    • D. 

      Chills. fever. stiffness. and pain occurring 10 to 14 days after delivery

  • 9. 
    Which of the following are the most commonly assessed findings in cystitis?
    • A. 

      Frequency. urgency. dehydration. nausea. chills. and flank pain

    • B. 

      Nocturia. frequency. urgency dysuria. hematuria. fever and suprapubic pain

    • C. 

      Dehydration. Hypertension. dysuria. suprapubic pain. chills. and fever

    • D. 

      High fever. chills. flank pain nausea. vomiting. dysuria. and frequency

  • 10. 
    Choose an option that best reflects the frequency of reported postpartum “blues”.
    • A. 

      Between 10% and 40% of all new mothers report some form of postpartum blues

    • B. 

      Between 30% and 50% of all new mothers report some form of postpartum blues

    • C. 

      Between 50% and 80% of all new mothers report some form of postpartum blues

    • D. 

      Between 25% and 70% of all new mothers report some form of postpartum blues