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Question 1:

The nurse is assisting in the care of a client who is in active labor. The nurse notes late decelerations on the fetal monitor tracing. Which of the following actions should the nurse take first?

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Question 2:

A nurse is assisting with the care of a client who is in the first stage of labor. The nurse observes the umbilical cord protruding from the vagina. Which of the following actions should the nurse take first?

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Question 3:

A nurse is assisting with the care of a client who is in the first stage of labor. The nurse observes the umbilical cord protruding from the vagina. Which of the following actions should the nurse take first?

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Question 4:

A nurse is caring for a client who is requesting to go to the bathroom immediately after a vaginal birth. Which of the following actions should the nurse take?

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Question 5:

A nurse is preparing to administer dinoprostone gel to a client who is pregnant. The client asks the nurse about the purpose of the medication. Which of the following responses should the nurse make?

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Question 6:

A nurse is assisting with the care of a client who is receiving oxytocin via IV infusion following a vaginal delivery. Which of the following findings should the nurse monitor to evaluate effectiveness of this medication?

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Question 7:

A nurse is collecting data from a client who is 12 hr postpartum following a spontaneous vaginal delivery. The nurse should expect to find the uterine fundus at which of the following positions on the client's abdomen?

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Question 8:

A nurse is assisting with the care of a client who is in labor. Which of the following findings should the nurse report to the provider?

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Question 9:

A nurse is assisting with the admission of a client who is at 39 weeks of gestation and has heavy vaginal bleeding. Which of the following actions should the nurse take?

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Question 10:

A nurse is collecting data from a client who is 14 hr postpartum. The nurse notes: breasts soft, fundus firm, slightly deviated to the right, moderate lochia rubra, temperature 37.7 C (100 F), pulse rate 88/min, respiratory rate 18/min. Which of the following actions should the nurse perform?

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Question 11:

A nurse is caring for a client who has unrelieved episiotomy pain 8 hr following delivery. Which of the following actions should the nurse take?

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Question 12:

A nurse is reinforcing teaching with a client who is in labor about why epidural anesthesia is not initiated until a good labor pattern has been established. Which of the following explanations should the nurse include?

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Question 13:

A nurse is collecting data from a client who is 3 days postpartum and is breastfeeding. Her fundus is three fingerbreadths below the umbilicus, and her lochia rubra is moderate. Her breasts feel hard and warm. Which of the following recommendations should the nurse give the client?

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Question 14:

A nurse is caring for a client following a cesarean birth. The client tells the nurse that she is hungry. Which of the following actions should the nurse take first?

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Question 15:

A nurse is collecting data from a client who is postpartum. Which of the following findings should alert the nurse to the possibility of a postpartum complication?

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Question 16:

A nurse is caring for a group of clients on an intrapartum unit. Which of the following findings should be reported to the RN immediately?

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Question 17:

A nurse is caring for a client following a cesarean birth. The client tells the nurse that she is hungry. Which of the following actions should the nurse take first?

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Question 18:

A nurse is assisting a client out of bed for the first time since delivery. The client becomes frightened when she passes a large amount of lochia.
Which of the following responses should the nurse make?

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Question 19:

A nurse is assisting in the care of a client who is in labor. The doctor documents the vaginal examination as: 3 cm, 30%, and -1. The nurse evaluates this documentation to mean which of the following?

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Question 20:

A nurse is caring for a postpartum client who saturates a perineal pad in 10 min. Which of the following actions should the nurse take first?

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Question 21:

A nurse is reinforcing teaching about signs preceding the onset of labor with a client who is at 39 weeks of gestation. Which of the following statements should the nurse include?

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Question 22:

A nurse is collecting data from a postpartum client and finds a large amount of lochia rubra with several clots on the client’s perineal pad. Which of the following actions should the nurse take first?

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Question 23:

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

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