(Solved): Charlotte, Age 30, Is Pregnant For The Third Time. Her First Pregnancy, At Age 27, Resulted In A Mis...
Charlotte, age 30, is pregnant for the third time. Her first pregnancy, at age 27, resulted in a miscarriage at 10 weeks. Her second pregnancy, Jayson, weighed 12 pounds at birth. During that pregnancy she had an abnormal glucose tolerance test and was diagnosed with GDM.
- Charlotte is Native American, weighs 185 pounds and is 5â€™ 3â€. She has glucosuria.
- Charlotte has a family history of a first degree relative with diabetes.
a. What kind of complications does the neonatal nurse taking care of Charlotteâ€™s baby need to monitor for?
b. What would the nurse do to prevent or treat these neonatal complications