Age 36 years History of syphilis History of genital herpes History of diabetes mellitus Explanation. Maternal infections such as syphilis, toxoplasmosis, and rubella are causes… Read More »Nurse Reese is reviewing the record of a pregnant client for her first prenatal visit. Which of the following data, if noted on the clientâ€™s record, would alert the nurse that the client is at risk for a spontaneous abortion?
9% 18% 27% 36% Explanation. According to the Rule of Nines, the posterior and anterior trunk, and legs each make up 18% of the total… Read More »A client received burns to his entire back and left arm. Using the Rule of Nines, the nurse can calculate that he has sustained burns on what percentage of his body?
Sternal rub Nail bed pressure Pressure on the orbital rim Squeezing of the sternocleidomastoid muscle Explanation. Nail bed pressure tests a basic motor and sensory… Read More »The nurse is assessing the motor and sensory function of an unconscious client. The nurse should use which technique to test the clientâ€™s peripheral response to pain?