Maternal And Child Health Nursing NCLEX Quiz 25

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Shoes with low. broad heels. plus a good posture will prevent which prenatal discomfort?
    • A. 

      Backache

    • B. 

      Vertigo

    • C. 

      Leg cramps

    • D. 

      Nausea

  • 2. 
    When a pregnant woman experiences leg cramps. the correct nursing intervention to relieve the muscle cramps is:
    • A. 

      Allow the woman to exercise

    • B. 

      Let the woman walk for a while

    • C. 

      Let the woman lie down and dorsiflex the foot towards the knees

    • D. 

      Ask the woman to raise her legs

  • 3. 
    From the 33rd week of gestation till full term. a healthy mother should have a prenatal check up every:
    • A. 

      Week

    • B. 

      2 weeks

    • C. 

      3 weeks

    • D. 

      4 weeks

  • 4. 
    The expected weight gain in a normal pregnancy during the 3rd trimester is
    • A. 

      1 pound a week

    • B. 

      2 pounds a week

    • C. 

      10 lbs a month

    • D. 

      10 lbs total weight gain in the 3rd trimester

  • 5. 
    In Bartholomew’s rule of 4. when the level of the fundus is midway between the umbilicus and xiphoid process the estimated age of gestation (AOG) is:
    • A. 

      5th month

    • B. 

      6th month

    • C. 

      7th month

    • D. 

      8th month

  • 6. 
    The following are ways of determining expected date of delivery (EDD) when the LMP is unknown EXCEPT:
    • A. 

      Naegele’s rule

    • B. 

      Quickening

    • C. 

      McDonald’s rule

    • D. 

      Batholomew’s rule of 4

  • 7. 
    If the LMP is Jan. 30. the expected date of delivery (EDD) is
    • A. 

      Oct. 7

    • B. 

      Oct. 24

    • C. 

      Nov. 7

    • D. 

      Nov. 8

  • 8. 
    Kegel’s exercise is done in pregnancy in order to:
    • A. 

      Strengthen perineal muscles

    • B. 

      Relieve backache

    • C. 

      Strengthen abdominal muscles

    • D. 

      Prevent leg varicosities and edema

  • 9. 
    Pelvic rocking is an appropriate exercise in pregnancy to relieve which discomfort?
    • A. 

      Leg cramps

    • B. 

      Urinary frequency

    • C. 

      Orthostatic hypotension

    • D. 

      Backache

  • 10. 
    The main reason for an expected increased need for iron in pregnancy is:
    • A. 

      The mother may have physiologic anemia due to the increased need for red blood cell mass as well as the fetal requires about 350-400 mg of iron to grow

    • B. 

      The mother may suffer anemia because of poor appetite

    • C. 

      The fetus has an increased need for RBC which the mother must supply

    • D. 

      The mother may have a problem of digestion because of pica

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