Immediately After Birth,the Nurse Is Unable to Suction the Nares

Question 22
Multiple Choice

Immediately after birth,the nurse is unable to suction the nares of a newborn.An attempt is made to pass a catheter through both nasal cavities with no success.What should the nurse do next? A) Attempt to suction again with a bulb syringe. B) Wait a few minutes and try again once the infant stops crying. C) Recognize this is a situation that requires immediate intervention. D) Contact the physician to see the infant at the next hospital visit.