Newborn care

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Newborn care

Medically known as the Cardiopulmonary resuscitation, it is the process of combining chest compressions with artificial ventilation to keep the brain and the heart working. Take up the quiz and gauge your knowledge on newborn resuscitation.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    1. If a newborn exhibits a heart rate of 80 bpm the APGAR score should be?  
    • A. 

      A. 0

    • B. 

      B. 1

    • C. 

      C. 2

    • D. 

      D. 3

  • 2. 
     If a newborn exhibits blue extremities and the body is pink the APGAR score should be? A. 0  B. 1  C. 2  D. 3
    • A. 

      A. 0

    • B. 

      B. 1

    • C. 

      C. 2

    • D. 

      D. 3

  • 3. 
    Erythromycin ointment is administered to the neonate’s eyes shortly after birth to prevent which disorder?
    • A. 

      A. Cataracts

    • B. 

      B. diabetic retinopathy

    • C. 

      C. ophthalmia neonatorum

    • D. 

      D. strabismus

  • 4. 
    A client’s mother asks the Nurse why her newborn son is getting an injection of Vit K. Which best explains why this drug is given to neonates?  
    • A. 

      A. Vit K assists with coagualation/clotting factor

    • B. 

      B. Vit K assists the gut to mature

    • C. 

      c. K initiates the immunization process

    • D. 

      D. Vit K protects the brains from excess fluid protection

  • 5. 
    Immediately after delivery, the Nurse observes that neonate is whimpering and grimaces when touched. His fingers and toes are bluish and his HR is 130 beats/min, active movement with flexed arms and legs and good cry. Determine the Apgar score:
    • A. 

      A. Assign an Apgar score of 8

    • B. 

      b. Assign an Apgar score of 7

    • C. 

      C. Assign an Apgar score of 6

    • D. 

      D. Assign an Apgar score of 5