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Ati Maternal Newborn Midterm

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Question 1:

The nurse is counseling a woman who wants to become pregnant. The woman tells the nurse that she has a 28-day menstrual cycle and the first day of her menstrual period was January 8. The nurse correctly calculates that the woman's next fertile period is?

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Question 2:

The nurse is calculating the estimated date of confinement (EDC) using Nagele's rule for a client whose last menstrual period started on February 13th. Which date is most accurate?

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Question 3:

A pregnant woman comes to the prenatal clinic for an initial visit. In reviewing her childbearing history, the client indicated that she has delivered premature twins, one full-term baby, and has had no abortions. Which GTPAL should the nurse document in this client's record?

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During a prenatal intake interview, the nurse is in the process of obtaining an initial assessment of a 21-year-old Hispanic patient with limited English proficiency. It is important for the nurse to:

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Question 5:

A woman complains of severe abdominal and pelvic pain around the time of menstruation that has gotten worse over the last 5 years. She also complains of pain during intercourse and has tried unsuccessfully to get pregnant for the past 18 months. These symptoms are most likely related to:

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Care management of a woman diagnosed with acute pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) most likely would include:

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What important, immediate postoperative care practice should the nurse remember when caring for a woman who has had a mastectomy?

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Question 8:

In vitro fertilization-embryo transfer (IVF-ET) is a common approach for women with blocked fallopian tubes or unexplained infertility and for men with very low sperm counts. A husband and wife have arrived for their preprocedural interview. The husband asks the nurse to explain what the procedure entails. The nurse's most appropriate response is:

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Question 9:

A woman at 10 weeks of gestation who is seen in the prenatal clinic with presumptive signs and symptoms of pregnancy likely will have

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Question 10:

The maternity nurse understands that vascular volume increases 40% to 45% during pregnancy to:

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Question 11:

Examples of sexual risk behaviors associated with exposure to a sexually transmitted infection (STI) include: (Select all that apply.)

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Question 12:

The nurse teaches a pregnant woman about the presumptive, probable, and positive signs of pregnancy. The woman demonstrates understanding of the nurse's instructions if she states that a positive sign of pregnancy is:

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Question 13:

Signs and symptoms that a pregnant woman should report immediately to her health care provider include: (Select all that apply.)

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Question 14:

The most prevalent clinical manifestation of abruptio placentae (as opposed to placenta previa) is:

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Question 15:

A pregnant woman's diet may not meet her need for folates. A good source of this nutrient is:

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Question 16:

A 32-year-old primigravida is admitted with a diagnosis of ectopic pregnancy. Nursing care is based on the knowledge that:

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Question 17:

Which pregnant woman should restrict her weight gain during pregnancy?

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Question 18:

The most common cause of decreased variability in the fetal heart rate (FHR) that lasts 30 minutes or less is:

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Question 19:

A pregnant woman's biophysical profile score is 8. She asks the nurse to explain the results. The nurse's best response is:

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Question 20:

Compared with contraction stress test (CST), nonstress test (NST) for antepartum fetal assessment:

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Question 21:

Which analysis of maternal serum may predict chromosomal abnormalities in the fetus?

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Question 22:

Screening at 24 weeks of gestation reveals that a pregnant woman has gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM). In planning her care, the nurse and the woman mutually agree that an expected outcome is to prevent injury to the fetus as a result of GDM. The nurse identifies that the fetus is at greatest risk for:

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Question 23:

Which major neonatal complication is carefully monitored after the birth of the infant of a diabetic mother?

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Question 24:

A 26-year-old pregnant woman, gravida 2, para 1-0-0-1, is 28 weeks pregnant when she experiences bright red, painless vaginal bleeding. On her arrival at the hospital, what would be an expected diagnostic procedure?

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Question 25:

A woman in week 34 of pregnancy reports that she is very uncomfortable because of heartburn. The nurse would suggest that the woman: (Select the one most appropriate answer).

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