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NCLEX Maternal/newborn

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1. Average recommended weight gain during pregnancy is ____ lbs

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

3. Med that softens and thins cervix

4. Stage of labor 1-4 hours after delivery

5. Stimulates lung development in premature infants

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

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

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

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

10. Med that contract uterus after delivery

11. Med that induces and stimulates labor and contracts uterus after delivery

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

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

14. Anecdote for magensium sulfate toxicity

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

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

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

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