1)What are risk factors for TORCH (a group of infections) in pregnant clients? What nursing interventions should be taken for clients at risk for TORCH?
2)A nurse is providing community education regarding risk factors for ovarian cancer. Identify five (5) risk factors associated with the development of ovarian cancer. (Review the Med Surg RM)
3)A client asks the nurse how often she should get a Papanicolaou (Pap) test. What is the correct response by the nurse to the client? (Review the Med Surg RM)
4)A nurse is caring for a client who has been prescribed menopausal hormone therapy. Why is menopausal hormone therapy used and what client education should the nurse provide? (Review the Med Surg RM)
5)A pregnant client has a history of giving birth to one set of twin boys, one term girl and 2 early spontaneous abortions. What is her gravida and para?
6)A nurse is caring for a client in the third stage of labor. What nursing interventions should be taken during this stage?
7)What is the recommended weight gain in the first, second and third trimesters?
8)Define Postpartum Depression and Postpartum Psychosis. Provide contrasting characteristics of each condition.
9)A nurse is caring for a pregnant client who is Rh-negative. What information regarding RhoGAM should be provided?
10)A nurse is providing discharge teaching to a new parent regarding cord care. What information should be provided?
11)A nurse is preparing to administer ibuprofen (Motrin) to a client. What are contraindications to this medication? (Review Pharmacology Module)
12)A nurse is caring for a client with hyperemesis gravidarum. Describe nursing care and medication therapy for the client diagnosed with hyperemesis gravidarum.
13)A nurse is administering tocolytic therapy to a client in labor. What findings would indicate the need to discontinue this therapy? (Review Pharmacology Module)
14)The nurse is caring for a laboring client who is hypotensive, slow to response to questions, and has a respiratory rate of 10 breaths per min. What would be priority nursing actions to take for this laboring client? (Review Pharmacology Module)
15)A nurse is administering oxytocin to a client in labor. What are symptoms of uterine hyperstimulation that would cause the nurse to discontinue this medication?
16)A pregnant client is having a nonstress test completed. Describe what a nonstress test (NST) is and what it measures.
17)Identify the signs and symptoms of the following causes of bleeding during pregnancy: Spontaneous abortion, ectopic pregnancy, gestational trophoblastic disease, placenta previa and abruption placenta.
18)A nurse is assessing a postpartum client’s perineal laceration. What information should be noted in her assessment? What nursing interventions should the nurse in state to promote this client’s comfort?
19)A nurse is assisting with an amnioinfusion. What are nursing responsibilities during this procedure?
20)A nurse is caring for a client with placenta previa. What interventions should be completed for this client?
21)A nurse is obtaining an Apgar score on a newborn. When should Apgar scoring be done and what do the values indicate?