What is the general goal of surgical treatment for stress UI?
· Question 2
Gender differences in heart disease can be found in:
· Question 3
Sarah, who just found out she is pregnant, is taking prenatal vitamins with extra daily supplements of iron. She may be a candidate for
· Question 4
Margie, who has been breastfeeding for 4 weeks, has mastitis in her right breast and is taking Dixcloxacillin. She asks you what she needs to do about feeding the baby. You respond
· Question 5
A 25-year-old obese female has a history of frequent candida vaginal infections in the past year. She is in a monogamous sexual relationship and uses and intrauterine device (IUD) for contraception. Of the following, which is the most likely underlying condition predisposing her to recurring candida vaginitis?
· Question 6
Qualitative urine testing for hCG (human chorionic gonadotropin) can be done reliably ________ days after implantation of the blastocyst (fertilized egg).
· Question 7
Karen is taking oral contraceptive pills for fertility control. Karen calls the clinic and reports the presence of chest pain and shortness of breath. You instruct Karen to:
· Question 8
A new mother asks, “Is it true that breast milk will prevent my baby from catching colds and other infections?” You should give which of the following replies based on current research findings:
· Question 9
What is a contributor to the increased incidence of heartburn during pregnancy?
· Question 10
Nettie, who is pregnant, is suffering from exacerbation of peptic ulcer disorder. Which is the best medication to order for her?
· Question 11
A common prenatal care model in which women have their first visit with one provider and then subsequent visits in a group setting is called:
· Question 12
Lynn comes to the clinic for her initial prenatal visit. Based on her menstral history, the client is at 9 weeks’ gestation and is scheduled to have an ultrasound for estimation of the gestational age of the fetus. Which fetal measurement is the best indicator of gestational age at this time?
· Question 13
What is a possible cause of abdominal pain during pregnancy?
· Question 14
A 28-year-old pregnant patient, at 18 weeks gestation, complains of feeling lightheaded when standing. which of the following is an appropriate response by the nurse practitioner?
· Question 15
In order to maintain continence bladder pressure must be
· Question 16
How does the third stage of labor end?
· Question 17
Which of the following drugs should be used with extreme caution in breastfeeding mothers?
· Question 18
How can hormonal influences during pregnancy cause backache?
· Question 19
According to Naegele’s rule, if a woman’s last normal menstral period (LNMP) was September 23, what is her estimated date of delivery?
· Question 20
A poorly defined, flat, blue-black macule, present at birth and usually on the trunk and buttocks, is a
· Question 21
The majority of early pregnancy losses are due to:
· Question 22
Without treatment shortly after birth, as many as 90 percent of infants born to hepatitis B–infected mothers will:
· Question 23
A 28-year-old pregnant patient gives a history of smoking 1 pack of cigarettes per day (1 PPD). The nurse practitioner is accurate when she tells the patient that cigarette smoking is associated with:
· Question 24
Which of the following does not increase a woman’s risk for developing cervical cancer?
· Question 25
A nurse practitioner is holding a prenatal nutrition class for a group of patients. Considering cultural variations, which of the following women may be increased risk for inadequate intake of calcium?
· Question 26
What is the best description of Bishop’s score?
· Question 27
Sandra, who is 5 months pregnant and of average height and weight, asks you how many extra calories she should be adding to her diet per day. You tell her to add:
· Question 28
What components make up the biophysical profile?
· Question 29
What is the leading cause of first-trimester maternal death?
· Question 30
A newborn delivered by a mother with no prenatal care exhibits the following: dysmorphic facial features including short palpebral fissures, a thin upper lip, an elongated and flattened philtrum, and a flattened midface region. You suspect that the mother engaged in what behavior during pregnancy?
· Question 31
What is a common cause of leg cramps during pregnancy?
· Question 32
What is the simplest and safest method of suppressing lactation after it has started?
· Question 33
Uncomplicated acute bacterial cystitis occurs in women who: