Examination of the Newborn 1: Introduction and Pre-examination

Question 1 of 6

Medal-premium 1

What does 'NIPE' stand for?

Select one of the following:

  • Newborn and Infant Physical Examination

  • National and International Physical Examination

  • National Interactive Physical Examination

  • Newborn Interactive Physical Examination

Question 2 of 6

Medal-premium 1

NIPE examinations are ideally performed at:

Select one of the following:

  • <72 hrs and 6-8 wks

  • <24 hrs and 6-8 wks

  • <72 hrs and >8 wks

  • 48 hrs and 6 wks

Question 3 of 6

Medal-premium 1

Knowing whether a neonate has passed meconium is of no importance

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 4 of 6

Medal-premium 1

Which of the following should be done prior to examining a newborn?

Select one or more of the following:

  • Briefly explain reason for examination and what it involves

  • Explain that not all abnormalities present at birth

  • Address any parental concerns

  • Ask permission to examine

Question 5 of 6

Medal-premium 1

All abnormalities can be detected during newborn examination

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 6 of 6

Medal-premium 1

Which of the following are true with regards to preparing for the examination?

Select one or more of the following:

  • An opthalmoscope will be required

  • If the room/ bed is dimly lit, the baby should be examined without turning the light on to avoid disturbing the parents

  • Keeping baby warm is not particularly important as the examination is brief

Icon_fullscreen

Examination of the Newborn 1: Introduction and Pre-examination

chris.kingsnorth
Quiz by , created about 1 year ago

A brief test on the background and preparation for examining the newborn

Eye 6
Pin 1
Balloon-left 0
Tags
chris.kingsnorth
Created by chris.kingsnorth about 1 year ago
Close