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A nurse is caring for a client whose child has a terminal illness. The client requests
information about how to deal with the upcoming loss. Which of the following statements
should the nurse make
a. "It is not uncommon to feel angry toward yourself or others
Reason: Feelings of blame and anger towards oneself or others are an expected
reaction when a client is experiencing a loss.
2. A nurse is teaching a client who has bipolar disorder and a prescription for lithium. Which of
the following instructions should the nurse include in the teaching
a. "Take this medication with food
Reason: Lithium can cause GI distress and should be taken with food. Recommended
sodium intake 1500mg/day. Recommended 2000-3000ml/day fluids.
3. A nurse is planning care for four clients in a mental health facility. Which of the following
clients is at the greatest risk for injury when performing ADLs
a. A client who has severe Alzheimer's disease
Reason: Alzheimer's clients are typically confused with memory difficulties, tend to
wander and need ADL assistance.
4. A nurse is updating the plan of care for a client who h...