Posted: October 11th, 2017
When the nurse checks the fundus of a client on the first postpartum day, she notes that the fundus is firm, is at the level of the umbilicus, and is displaced to the right. The next action the nurse should take is to:
A. Check the client for bladder distention
B. Assess the blood pressure for hypotension
C. Determine whether an oxytocic drug was given
D. Check for the expulsion of small clots
Place an order in 3 easy steps. Takes less than 5 mins.