Tammy, a 32-year-old G9P9, had a spontaneous vaginal birth
2 hours ago. Tammy has been having a baby each year for the past 9 years. Her
lochia has been heavy, with some clots. She hasnt been up to void since she
had epidural anesthesia and has decreased sensation to her legs.
a. What factors place Tammy at risk for postpartum
hemorrhage? b. What assessments are needed before planning interventions? c.
What nursing actions are needed to prevent a postpartum hemorrhage?