By Karla L. Luxner

This can be an easy-to-use reference with nursing care plans for fit consumers while pregnant, hard work and supply, postpartum, and the infant sessions. extra diagnoses and plans are integrated for universal perinatal and neonatal problems. The consumer can simply layout a client-specific plan of care with interventions which are in keeping with the newest examine and present perform.

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RATIONALES From approximately 18 to 30 weeks, hndal height in cms equals gestational age. Assess maternal nutrition and weight gain (specify frequency). Reinforce nutrition teaching. Substance abuse may lead to poor nutrition and inadequate weight gain. Assess fetal heart tones by EFM (specify frequency). Provides information on fetal well-being. Teach mother to count and chart fetal movements and review (specify frequency). The severely affected fetus may show a decrease in movement. ) report nonreassuring results to caregiver.

5 pounds Maternal obesity Maternal age > 30 Perinatal Complications Pre-eclampsideclampsia NST weekly from 28-32 weeks Possible: OCT, BPP, amniocentesis for lung maturity Possible induction at 38-39 weeks andlor cesarean delivery Nursing Care Plans Fluid' Volume Dt$cit, Risk for (31) Bacterial infections Related to: Osmotic dehydration secondary to hyperglycemia. Macrosomic infant Anxiev (22) Polyhydraminos Related to: Threat to biologic integrity secondary to complicated pregnancy. Threat to well-being of fetus secondary to maternal illness.

Developing a plan to address anxiety promotes sense of control, which enhances coping ability. Arrange a tour of the NICU if appropriate. Prepare client and significant other for what they will see and hear in the unit. Familiarity decreases fear of the unknown. ). Severe anxiety may requiI individual counseling. Support groups provide reassurance and coping strategies. ety. PREGNANCY 23 Evaluation INTERVENTIONS (Datehime of evaluation of goal) (Has goal been met? not met? ) (How does client rate her anxiety as now?

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