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    During the period of induction of labor. a client should be observed carefully for signs of:



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    The nurse is aware than an adaptation of pregnancy is an increased blood supply to the pelvic region that results in a purplish discoloration of the vaginal mucosa. which is known as:

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    Rho (D) immune globulin (RhoGAM) is prescribed for a woman following delivery of a newborn infant and the nurse provides information to the woman about the purpose of the medication. The nurse determines that the woman understands the purpose of the medication if the woman states that it will protect her next baby from which of the following?



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    A nurse is developing a plan of care for a PP woman with a small vulvar hematoma. The nurse includes which specific intervention in the plan during the first 12 hours following the delivery of this client?



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    A postpartum nurse is preparing to care for a woman who has just delivered a healthy newborn infant. In the immediate postpartum period the nurse plans to take the woman’s vital signs:

Obstetrical Nursing Questions & Answers


When involved in prenatal teaching? The nurse should advise the clients that an increase in vaginal secretions during pregnancy is called leukorrhea and is caused by increased:
Correct answer option B - production of estrogen. Increase in the production of estrogen is seen in pregnancy and this leads to an increase in vaginal secretion known as leukorrhea. In pregnancy, the increase in estrogen cause hyperplasia of mucosa
Which of the following assessments is noted that the nurse determines that the client is beginning in the second stage of labor when? A nurse is caring for a client in labor.
The answer to this is D. When this happens, the nurse should know that the patient is going to give birth soon. Expelling of clear vaginal fluid may occur during the first stage of labor. It may even signify that labor is already starting. The contra
What does the nurse prepare immediately for? A nurse performs an assessment on a client who is 4 hours PP. The nurse notes that the client has cool. clammy skin and is restless and...
Assess for hypovolemia and notify the health care providerSymptoms of hypovolemia include cool. clammy. pale skin. sensations of anxiety or impending doom. restlessness. and thirst. When these symptoms are present. the nurse should further assess for
What signs a client should observe carefully during the period of induction of labor?
Uterine tetanyUterine tetany could result from the use of oxytocin to induce labor. Because oxytocin promotes powerful uterine contractions. uterine tetany may occur. The oxytocin infusion must be stopped to prevent uterine rupture and fetal compromi
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