Maternal And Child Health Nursing NCLEX Quiz 35

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  • 1. 
    According to Rubin’s theory of maternal role adaptation. the mother will go through 3 stages during the postpartum perioD. These stages are:
    • A. 

      Going through. adjustment period. adaptation period

    • B. 

      Taking-in. taking hold and letting-go

    • C. 

      Attachment phase. adjustment phase. adaptation phase

    • D. 

      Taking-hold. letting-go. attachment phase

  • 2. 
    The neonate of a mother with diabetes mellitus is prone to developing hypoglycemia because:
    • A. 

      The pancreas is immature and unable to secrete the needed insulin

    • B. 

      There is rapid diminution of glucose level in the baby’s circulating blood and his pancreas is normally secreting insulin

    • C. 

      The baby is reacting to the insulin given to the mother

    • D. 

      His kidneys are immature leading to a high tolerance for glucose

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is an abnormal vital sign in postpartum?
    • A. 

      Pulse rate between 50-60/min

    • B. 

      BP diastolic increase from 80 to 95mm Hg

    • C. 

      BP systolic between 100-120mm Hg

    • D. 

      Respiratory rate of 16-20/min

  • 4. 
    The uterine fundus right after delivery of placenta is palpable at
    • A. 

      Level of Xyphoid process

    • B. 

      Level of umbilicus

    • C. 

      Level of symphysis pubis

    • D. 

      Midway between umbilicus and symphysis pubis

  • 5. 
     A nurse is monitoring the amount of lochia drainage in a client who is 2 hours postpartum and notes that the client has a saturated a perineal pad in 1 hour. The nurse reports the amount of lochial flow as:
    • A. 

      Excessive

    • B. 

      Heavy

    • C. 

      Light

    • D. 

      Scanty

  • 6. 
    In a woman who is not breastfeeding. menstruation usually occurs after how many weeks?
    • A. 

      2-4 weeks

    • B. 

      6-8 weeks

    • C. 

      6 months

    • D. 

      12 months

  • 7. 
    The following are nursing measures to stimulate lactation EXCEPT
    • A. 

      Frequent regular breastfeeding

    • B. 

      Breast pumping

    • C. 

      Breast massage

    • D. 

      Application of cold compress on the breast

  • 8. 
    When the uterus is firm and contracted after delivery but there is vaginal bleeding. the nurse should suspect
    • A. 

      Laceration of soft tissues of the cervix and vagina

    • B. 

      Uterine atony

    • C. 

      Uterine inversion

    • D. 

      Uterine hypercontractility

  • 9. 
    The following are interventions to make the fundus contract postpartally EXCEPT
    • A. 

      Make the baby suck the breast regularly

    • B. 

      Apply ice cap on fundus

    • C. 

      Massage the fundus vigorously for 15 minutes until contracted

    • D. 

      Give oxytocin as ordered

  • 10. 
    The following are nursing interventions to relieve episiotomy wound pain EXCEPT
    • A. 

      Giving analgesic as ordered

    • B. 

      Sitz bath

    • C. 

      Perineal heat

    • D. 

      Perineal care

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