A client with type 1 diabetes mellitus who is a multigravida visits the clinic at 27 weeks‘ gestation. The nurse should instruct the client that for most pregnant women with type 1 diabetes mellitus:
A. Weekly fetal movement counts are made by the mother.
B. Contraction stress testing is performed weekly.
C. Induction of labor is begun at 34 weeks’ gestation.
D. Nonstress testing is performed weekly until 32 weeks’ gestation.
contractionstress test 宫缩应激试验
For most clients with type 1 diabetes mellitus, nonstress testing is done weekly until 32 weeks’ gestation and twice a week to assess fetal well-being.