Leifer Test 2

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Leifer Test 2
2010-05-22 22:28:34
itsaji PHCC nursing

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  1. Any pregnancy, regardless of duration, the number of pregnancies, including the one in progress, if applicable
  2. A woman who has never been pregnant
  3. A woman who is pregnant for the first time
  4. A woman who has been pregnant before, regardless of duration of the pregnancy
  5. A woman who has given birth to one or more children, who reached the age of viability regardless of the number of fetus delivered.
  6. a woman who has given birth to her first child
  7. A woman who has given birth to two or more children
  8. Termination of pregnancy before viability (20 week)
  9. Nagele's Rule to find EDD
    From LNMP count backward 3 months + 7 days
  10. Pregnancy is divided into three 13 week part called
  11. During 3rd Trimester weight gain of ___ pounds occurs in women with normal weight
    20-25 pounds
  12. During 2nd trimester pituitary glands secretes ___
  13. ___ Type of exercise is beneficial during normal pregnancy
    Mild to Moderate
  14. Maternal body temperature should not exceed ___
    38'C / 100.4'F
  15. In late pregnancy the increase of ___ during exercise can trigger labor
  16. Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes that existed before pregnancy occurred
    Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  17. Glucose intolerance with onset during pregnancy and usually returns to normal by 6 weeks postpartum
    Gestational Diabetes Mellitus
  18. Screening test to identify Gestational Diabetes is routinely done between ___ and ___ weeks of gestation
    24 and 28 weeks
  19. ___ is the only oral hypoglycemic agent that can be considered for use after the first trimester
  20. Braxton’s Hicks
    Irregular, painless uterine contractions in the second trimester
  21. Chadwick’s sign
    Purplish or bluish discoloration of cervix, vagina, vulva caused by increased vascular congestion
  22. Colostrum
    Thin yellowish fluid from breast high in protein, fat-soluble vitamins and minerals. Contains mother’s antibodies
  23. Goodell’s sign
    Softening of the cervix and vagina caused by increased vascular congestion
  24. Pseudoanemia
    False anemia.A rise in the fluid portion of the blood greater than erythrocytes
  25. Quickening
    Fetal movement felt by the mother (16 to 20 weeks)
  26. Normal Schedule for Prenatal Visits Conception - 28 weeks
    Every 4 weeks
  27. Normal Schedule for Prenatal Visits 29 - 26 weeks
    Every 2-3 week
  28. Normal Schedule for Prenatal Visits 37 week - birth
  29. Bacterial Vaginosis,Vaginal Discharge During Pregnancy is treated with
    Flagyl or Clindamycin
  30. Fluid Capacity of Uterus
    5000 ml
  31. During pregnancy oxygen consumption increases by
  32. During pregnancy pulse rate increase by
    10-15 beats/min
  33. Increased risk of thrombophlebitis during __ and __ trimesters
    2nd and 3rd
  34. During 3rd Trimester weight gain of ___ pounds occurs in under weight women
    28-40 pounds
  35. During 3rd Trimester weight gain of ___ pounds occurs in over weight women
    15-25 pounds
  36. If multifetal: twins; woman should gain
    • 4-6 pounds in 1st trimester
    • 1.3 pounds per week in 2nd & 3rd trimester
    • a total of 35 to 45 pounds
  37. Nutritional Requirements for Pregnant Women
    • Protein : 60 g/day
    • Calcium : 1200 mg/day
    • Iron : 30 mg/day
    • Folic acid : 400 mcg (0.4 mg)/day
  38. Pregnancy induced hypertension with convulsions
  39. Excessive amniotic fluid
  40. Fetal Rh-positive blood entering the mother’s circulation which produces antibodies
  41. Preeclampsia
    Pregnancy induced hypertension with proteinuria
  42. Disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC)
    clot formation and anticoagulation occurring simultaneously throughout the body that leads to bleeding
  43. Placenta Previa is characterized by
    Painless vaginal bleeding, usually bright red
  44. The premature separation of a placenta that is normally implanted
    Abruptio Placenta
  45. Abruptio Placenta is characterized by
    Bleeding accompanied by abdominal or lower back pain
  46. Hormones (Estrogen & Progesterone), insulinase (an enzyme) & increased prolactin levels have two effects
    • Increased resistance of cells to insulin
    • Increased speed of insulin breakdown
  47. Do not take iron with milk or antacids because
    Calcium impairs absorption
  48. Foods Recommended in Pregnancy - Iron
    • Meats
    • Chicken
    • Fish
    • Liver
    • Legumes
    • Green leafy vegetables
    • Whole or enriched grains
    • Nuts
    • Blackstrap molasses
    • Tofu
    • Eggs
    • Dried fruits
  49. Foods Recommended in Pregnancy - Folic Acid
    • Green leafy vegetables
    • Asparagus
    • Green beans
    • Fruits
    • Whole grains
    • Liver
    • Legumes
    • Yeast
  50. Foods Recommended in Pregnancy - Vitamin C
    • Citrus fruits and juices
    • Strawberries
    • Cantaloupe
    • Cabbage
    • Green and red peppers
    • Tomatoes
    • Potatoes
    • Green leafy vegetables