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NCLEX Maternal/newborn

Instructions:
  • Answer 18 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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1. Med that induces and stimulates labor and contracts uterus after delivery






2. Med that controls convulsions when used with PIH and treats pre - term labor






3. Phase of 1st stage of labor with 5-7 cm dilated and strong contractions every 3-5 minutes






4. Phase of 1st stage of labor with 8-10 cm dilation - strong contractions every 2-3 minutes - mother is irritable - anxious - and self - oriented






5. Stage of labor beginning with true labor and ending with complete cervical dilation






6. Stage of labor beginning with delivery of newborn and ending with delivery of placenta






7. Med that softens and thins cervix






8. Nagele's Rule - Determining delivery date by starting with the _______ day of the last menstrual period - subtracting ____ months and adding ____ days






9. Stage of labor beginning with complete dilation and ending with delivery






10. Stimulates lung development in premature infants






11. A healthy fetus should have ____ kicks in less than ___ hours






12. Med that contract uterus after delivery






13. Phase of 1st stage of labor with 0-4 cm dilated - mother talkative - cheerful - anxious






14. Average recommended weight gain during pregnancy is ____ lbs






15. Form of analgesia that may be given in active phase - after patient is 4 cm dilated






16. Do not give analgesics within ___ hours of delivery to prevent respiratory depression in infant






17. Anecdote for magensium sulfate toxicity






18. Stage of labor 1-4 hours after delivery