ATI > RN

Exam Review

ATI Maternity Exam - Exam 2

Total Questions : 68

Showing 25 questions, Sign in for more
Question 1:

A nurse is teaching a group of clients who are in their first trimester about exercise during pregnancy. Which of the following statements should the nurse include in the teaching?

Answer and Explanation

A
Your comment is awaiting moderation.
This field cannot be empty!!
0 Pulse Checks
No comments

Question 2:

A nurse on the labor and delivery unit is caring for a patient who is having induction of labor with oxytocin administered through a secondary IV line. Uterine contractions occur every 2
minutes, last 90 seconds, and are strong to palpation. The baseline fetal heart rate is 150/minute, with uniform decelerations beginning at the peak of the contraction and a return to baseline after the contraction is over.

Which of the following actions should the nurse take?

Answer and Explanation

A
Your comment is awaiting moderation.
This field cannot be empty!!
0 Pulse Checks
No comments

Question 3:

A nurse is providing teaching about expected gestational changes to a client who is at 12 weeks of gestation. Which of the following statements by the client indicates a need for further teaching?

Answer and Explanation

A
Your comment is awaiting moderation.
This field cannot be empty!!
0 Pulse Checks
No comments

Question 4:

A nurse is instructing a woman who is contemplating pregnancy about nutritional needs. To reduce the risk of giving birth to a newborn who has a neural tube defect, which of the following information should the nurse include in the teaching?

Answer and Explanation

A
Your comment is awaiting moderation.
This field cannot be empty!!
0 Pulse Checks
No comments

Question 5:

A nurse in a prenatal clinic is instructing a client about an amniocentesis, which is scheduled at 15 weeks of gestation. Which of the following should be included in the teaching?

Answer and Explanation

A
Your comment is awaiting moderation.
This field cannot be empty!!
0 Pulse Checks
No comments

Question 6:

A nurse is preparing to measure the fundal height of a client who is at 22 weeks of gestation.
At which location should the nurse expect to palpate the fundus?

Answer and Explanation

A
Your comment is awaiting moderation.
This field cannot be empty!!
0 Pulse Checks
No comments

Question 7:

A nurse is caring for a client who is at 6 weeks of gestation with her first pregnancy and asks the nurse when she can expect to experience quickening. Which of the following responses should the nurse make?

Answer and Explanation

A
Your comment is awaiting moderation.
This field cannot be empty!!
0 Pulse Checks
No comments

Question 8:

A nurse in a prenatal clinic is caring for a client who is at 39 weeks of gestation and who asks about the signs that precede the onset of labor. Which of the following should the nurse identify as a sign that precedes labor?

Answer and Explanation

A
Your comment is awaiting moderation.
This field cannot be empty!!
0 Pulse Checks
No comments

Question 9:

A nurse is caring for a client following an amniotomy who is now in the active phase of the first stage of labor. Which of the following actions should the nurse implement with this client?

Answer and Explanation

A
Your comment is awaiting moderation.
This field cannot be empty!!
0 Pulse Checks
No comments

Question 10:

A nurse is caring for a client who is gravida 3, para 2, and is in active labor. The fetal head is at 3+ station after a vaginal examination. Which of the following actions should the nurse take?

Answer and Explanation

A
Your comment is awaiting moderation.
This field cannot be empty!!
0 Pulse Checks
No comments

Question 11:

A nurse on the labor and delivery unit is caring for a client who is having a difficult, prolonged labor with severe backache. Which of the following contributing causes should the nurse identify?

Answer and Explanation

A
Your comment is awaiting moderation.
This field cannot be empty!!
0 Pulse Checks
No comments

Question 12:

A nurse is caring for a client who is in active labor and notes late decelerations on the fetal monitor. Which of the following is the priority nursing action?

Answer and Explanation

A
Your comment is awaiting moderation.
This field cannot be empty!!
0 Pulse Checks
No comments

Question 13:

A nurse is providing teaching about Kegel exercises to a group of clients who are in the third trimester of pregnancy. Which of the following statements by a client indicates understanding of the teaching?

Answer and Explanation

A
Your comment is awaiting moderation.
This field cannot be empty!!
0 Pulse Checks
No comments

Question 14:

A nurse is teaching a client who is at 23 weeks of gestation and will return to the facility in 2 days for an amniocentesis. Which of the following instructions should the nurse give the client?

Answer and Explanation

A
Your comment is awaiting moderation.
This field cannot be empty!!
0 Pulse Checks
No comments

Question 15:

A nurse in a provider's office is caring for a client who is at 36 weeks of gestation and scheduled for an amniocentesis. The client asks why she is having an ultrasound prior to the procedure. Which of the following is an appropriate response by the nurse?

Answer and Explanation

A
Your comment is awaiting moderation.
This field cannot be empty!!
0 Pulse Checks
No comments

Question 16:

A nurse is caring for a client who is in active labor and has just been examined as being at 7 cm of cervical dilation and 100% effacement. The fetus is at 1+ station, and the client's amniotic membranes are intact. The client suddenly states that she needs to push. Which of the following actions should the nurse take?

Answer and Explanation

A
Your comment is awaiting moderation.
This field cannot be empty!!
0 Pulse Checks
No comments

Question 17:

A nurse is caring for a client who has a positive pregnancy test. The nurse is teaching the client about common discomforts in the first trimester of pregnancy as well as warning signs of potential danger. The nurse should instruct the client to call the clinic if she experiences which of the following manifestations?

Answer and Explanation

A
Your comment is awaiting moderation.
This field cannot be empty!!
0 Pulse Checks
No comments

Question 18:

A nurse is caring for a client who is in the first stage of labor and is using patternpaced breathing. The client says she feels lightheaded, and her fingers are tingling. Which of the following actions should the nurse take?

Answer and Explanation

A
Your comment is awaiting moderation.
This field cannot be empty!!
0 Pulse Checks
No comments

Question 19:

A nurse is providing teaching to a client who is at 30 weeks of gestation and is to have a nonstress test (NST). Which of the following statements by the client indicates a need for further teaching?

Answer and Explanation

A
Your comment is awaiting moderation.
This field cannot be empty!!
0 Pulse Checks
No comments

Question 20:

A nurse is teaching about fetal development to a group of clients in the antenatal clinic.
Which of the following statements should the nurse include in the teaching?

Answer and Explanation

A
Your comment is awaiting moderation.
This field cannot be empty!!
0 Pulse Checks
No comments

Question 21:

A nurse in a family planning clinic is caring for a 17 year old female client who is requesting oral contraceptives. The client states that she is nervous because she has never had a pelvic examination. Which of the following responses should the nurse make?

Answer and Explanation

A
Your comment is awaiting moderation.
This field cannot be empty!!
0 Pulse Checks
No comments

Question 22:

A nurse is caring for a client who is in active labor and notes late decelerations in the FHR. Which of the following actions should the nurse take first?

Answer and Explanation

A
Your comment is awaiting moderation.
This field cannot be empty!!
0 Pulse Checks
No comments

Question 23:

A nurse is teaching a client who is at 18 weeks of gestation and is to undergo an amniocentesis. The nurse should explain that the purpose of this test is to identify which of the following? (Select all that apply.)

Answer and Explanation

A
Your comment is awaiting moderation.
This field cannot be empty!!
0 Pulse Checks
No comments

Question 24:

A nurse midwife is examining a client who is a primigravida at 42 weeks of gestation and states that she believes she is in labor. Which of the following findings confirm to the nurse that the client is in labor?

Answer and Explanation

A
Your comment is awaiting moderation.
This field cannot be empty!!
0 Pulse Checks
No comments

Question 25:

A nurse is creating the plan of care for a client who is at 39 weeks of gestation and in active labor. Which of the following actions should the nurse include in the plan of care?

Answer and Explanation

A
Your comment is awaiting moderation.
This field cannot be empty!!
0 Pulse Checks
No comments

Sign Up or Login to view all the 68 Questions on this Exam

Join over 100,000+ nursing students using Naxlex’s science-backend flashcards, practice tests and expert solutions to improve their grades and reach their goals.

Sign Up Now
learning

Join Naxlex Nursing for nursing questions & guides! Sign Up Now