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Wong's Nursing Care of Infants and Children 11th Edition Hockenberry Test BankChapter 1.Perspectives of Pediatric NursingMULTIPLE CHOICE1. The clinic nurse is reviewing statistics on infant mortality for the United States versus othercountries. Compared with other countries that have a population of at least 25 million, the nursemakes which determination?a.The United States is ranked last among 27 countries.b.The United States is ranked similar to 20 other developed countries.c.The United States is ranked in the middle of 20 other developed countries.d.The United States is ranked highest among 27 other industrialized countries.ANS: AAlthough the death rate has decreased, the United States still ranks last in infant mortality amongnations with a population of at least 25 million. The United States has the highest infant deathrate of developed nations.
DIF: Cognitive Level: Remembering REF:MCS:6TOP: Nursing Process: Assessment MSC: Client Needs: Health Promotion and Maintenance2. Which is the leading cause of death in infants younger than 1 year in the United States?
ANS: A
DIF: Cognitive Level: Remembering REF:MCS:7 TOP: Nursing Process: PlanningMSC: Client Needs: Health Promotion and Maintenance3.What is the major cause of death for children older than 1 year in the United States?

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