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A client who is 28 weeks’ pregnant complains to the nurse that she has had a lot of low back pain during this pregnancy. The patient asks the nurse if it is...
A nurse is instructing a pregnant client about the dangers of drinking alcohol during pregnancy. Which information most likely characterizes fetal alcohol...
The adoptive parents of a newborn infant arrive at the hospital to take their baby home. The mother asks the nurse if she can perform kangaroo care with the...
A family who consists of two parents and their children, ages 2 and 4 years, would most likely perform which of the following developmental tasks?...
A nurse is caring for a pregnant mother who has preeclampsia. Based on the nurse’s knowledge of this condition, the nurse understands that the condition could...
According to Piaget’s theory of cognitive development, which of the following activities would most likely be seen in a 6-year-old in the intuitive phase?...
The parents of a 4-month old infant are talking with the nurse about the baby’s diet. The parents want to start giving the child cow’s milk and they ask the...
A nurse is teaching the parents of a newborn about bathing the infant and caring for the cord. Which of the following information is most appropriate to give...
A 25-year-old patient who delivered a baby 4 weeks ago is suffering from postpartum depression. Based on the nurse’s understanding of this condition, the nurse...
A nurse is caring for a newborn infant who needs a chest tube. What is the most common reason why a newborn infant would need a chest tube?...
A mother has brought her 5-year-old son into the healthcare clinic for a physical to prepare for kindergarten. The nurse is reviewing the child’s immunization...
A nurse is caring for a 6-year-old child who has severe vitamin C deficiency. The nurse notes that the child’s skin has areas of purpura. This condition of...
A community health nurse provides screening for a family whose child has a likelihood of developing cystic fibrosis because of their genetic background. Which...
The parents of a child with autism talk with a nurse about their feelings of being overwhelmed in caring for their child. They state that they do not get a...
A pediatric nurse is providing education to the family of a child who recently had surgery. The child’s family consists of the child’s mother and stepfather,...
A nurse is working with a 13-year-old girl who is going through puberty. The girl is upset because she is taller than everyone in her class at school and she...
A nurse is caring for a family who has an 18-month-old child. The parents are concerned and tell the nurse that their son does not know how to run or kick a...
A 2-year-old child has developed pertussis after exposure to another child at a daycare center. The child is not up to date on her immunizations. Which of the...
A 28-year-old woman arrives at the hospital in active labor. The patient stayed at home as long as possible because she also has pneumonia. In addition to...
A nurse is caring for a patient who is in labor; the patient has an external fetal heart monitor in place and the nurse is watching the baby’s heart rate. The...