ATI > RN

Exam Review

ATI OB/MATERNAL NEWBORN: NURS 4650

Total Questions : 48

Showing 25 questions, Sign in for more
Question 1:

A nurse is teaching a newborn's parent to care for the umbilical cord stump. Which of the following instructions should the nurse include?

Answer and Explanation

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

Question 2:

A nurse in the labor and delivery unit is caring for a client who is undergoing external fecal monitoring. The nurse observes that the fetal heart rate begins to slow after the start of a contraction and the lowest rate occurs after the peak of the contraction. 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 3:

A nurse is admitting a client who is at 30 weeks of gestation and is in preterm labor. The client has a new prescription for betamethasone and asks the nurse about the purpose of this medication. The nurse should provide which of the following explanations?

Answer and Explanation

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

Question 4:

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 5:

A nurse is completing the admission assessment of a client who is at 38 weeks of gestation and has severe preeclampsia. Which of the following is an expected finding?

Answer and Explanation

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

Question 6:

A nurse is caring for a client who is to undergo a biophysical profile. The client asks the nurse what is being evaluated during this test. Which of the following should the nurse include? (Select all that apply.)

Answer and Explanation

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

Question 7:

A nurse in a prenatal clinic is reviewing the health record of a client who is at 28 weeks of gestation. The history includes one pregnancy. terminated by elective abortion at 9 weeks: the birth of twins at 36 weeks and a spontaneous abortion at 15 weeks. According to the GTPAL system, which of the following describes the client's

Answer and Explanation

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

Question 8:

A nurse is observing the electronic fetal heart rate monitor tracing for a client who is at 40 weeks of gestation and is in labor. The nurse should suspect a problem with the umbilical cord when she observes which of the following patterns?

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 who is at 40 weeks gestation and is in active labor. The client has 6 cm of cervical dilation and 100% cervical effacement. The nurse obtains the client's blood pressure reading as 82/52 mm Hg. Which of the following nursing interventions should the nurse perform?

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 postpartum who asks the nurse when her breast milk will "come in." 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 11:

A nurse in the emergency department is caring for a client who comes to the emergency department reporting severe abdominal pain in the left lower quadrant. The provider suspects a ruptured ectopic pregnancy. Which of the following signs indicates to the nurse that the client has blood in the peritoneum?

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 presents to a labor and delivery unit experiencing rapidly progressing labor. Which of the following is the priority action for the nurse to take?

Answer and Explanation

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

Question 13:

A nurse is caring for a client who is to undergo an amniotomy. Which of the following is the priority nursing action following this procedure?

Answer and Explanation

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

Question 14:

A nurse is caring for a client who is to undergo an amniotomy. Which of the following is the priority nursing action following this procedure?

Answer and Explanation

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

Question 15:

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 16:

A nurse is caring for a client who has preeclampsia and is being treated with magnesium sulfate IV. The client's respiratory rate is 10/min and deep-tendon reflexes are absent. 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 completing discharge instructions for a new mother and her 2-day-old newborn. The mother asks "How will I know if my baby gets enough breast milk? 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 18:

A nurse is caring for a client who just delivered a newborn. Following the delivery, the mother asks, "How will I know to care for the newborn?

Answer and Explanation

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

Question 19:

A nurse is caring for a client who is a primigravida, at term, and having contractions but is stating that she is "not really sure if she is in labor or not. "Which of the following should the nurse recognize as a sign of true labor?

Answer and Explanation

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

Question 20:

A nurse is caring for a client who is in labor and has an epidural anesthesia block. The client’s blood pressure is 80/40mmHg and the fetal heart rate is 140/min. 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 21:

A nurse at a prenatal clinic is caring for a client who is in her first trimester of pregnancy. The client tells the nurse that she is upset because, although she and her husband planned this pregnancy, she has been having many doubts and second thoughts about the upcoming changes in her life. 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 22:

A nurse is teaching a client who is postpartum and has a new prescription for an injection of Rh, (D) immunoglobulin. Which one 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 23:

A nurse is preparing to administer magnesium sulfate IV to a client who is experiencing preterm labor. Which of the following is the priority nursing assessment for this client?

Answer and Explanation

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

Question 24:

A nurse is caring for a client who is in premature labor and is receiving terbutaline. The nurse should monitor the client for which of the following adverse effects that should be reported to the provider?

Answer and Explanation

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

Question 25:

A nurse is assessing a client who received magnesium sulfate to treat preterm labor. Which of the following clinical findings should the nurse identify as an indication of toxicity of magnesium sulfate therapy and report to the provider?

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 48 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