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NCLEX Maternal/newborn

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  • Answer 18 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. Nagele's Rule - Determining delivery date by starting with the _______ day of the last menstrual period - subtracting ____ months and adding ____ days






2. Med that softens and thins cervix






3. Stage of labor 1-4 hours after delivery






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 complete dilation and ending with delivery






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






7. Anecdote for magensium sulfate toxicity






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






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






10. Stimulates lung development in premature infants






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






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






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






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






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






16. Med that contract uterus after delivery






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






18. Average recommended weight gain during pregnancy is ____ lbs