Maternal And Child Health Nursing NCLEX Quiz 13

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Maternal And Child Health Nursing NCLEX Quiz 13

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When PROM occurs. which of the following provides evidence of the nurse’s understanding of the client’s immediate needs?
    • 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. 
    Which of the following factors is the underlying cause of dystocia?
    • A. 

      Nutritional

    • B. 

      Mechanical

    • C. 

      Environmental

    • D. 

      Medical

  • 3. 
    When uterine rupture occurs. which of the following would be the priority?
    • A. 

      Limiting hypovolemic shock

    • B. 

      Obtaining blood specimens

    • C. 

      Instituting complete bed rest

    • D. 

      Inserting a urinary catheter

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is 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. 
    Which of the following is the primary predisposing factor related to mastitis?
    • 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. 
    Which of the following 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. 
    Which of the following 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

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