Mental Health QuestionDifficulty
New holiday decorations have been delivered to the nursing home and everyone is helping put up the decorations. The nurse notices one of the elderly clients who is normally very active in group projects is sitting in a chair and looking away from everyone. What should the nurse say to this client?...
A client informs the nurse that they are hearing voices, what is the first thing the nurse should do?...
Which of the following are potential nursing diagnoses for a client with Bipolar Disorder? Select all that apply....
Which of the following are likely traits of a client with Schizophrenia? Select all that apply....
The nurse receives a client who is 90 years old for potential fracture of the radius. The client came from home, is wearing a brief that is soiled with urine and feces, and there are multiple oval-finger sized bruises on the clients body. The nurse should do which of the following?...
Which of the following descriptions best defines general adaptation syndrome?...
A patient has been diagnosed with REM behavior disorder. Which of the following is associated with this type of sleep disorder? Select all that apply....
A 35-year-old pregnant patient tells the nurse that she has been feeling significant stress in her life since she found out she was pregnant. Select all of the...
A nurse believes that the 71-year-old widow she is working with is at risk of social isolation. Which of the following behaviors would this client most likely...
Which medical condition has been shown to cause dementia in some adults?...
A 9-year-old child has been diagnosed with ADHD and is acting impulsively with hyperactivity. Which developmental activity would most likely be difficult for...
A 38-year-old patient with schizoaffective disorder has just delivered a baby. The patients family tells the nurse that they do not feel that the patient is...
A nurse is performing depression screenings in the community. Which question would most likely be included in this screening?...
A patient has been given the nursing diagnosis of Disturbed Body Image after suffering a cancerous wound that has a significant odor. Which nursing...
A nurse is speaking with a patient who has talked about quitting smoking. The nurse assesses the patients readiness to learn and determines that the patient...
A diabetic patient is going through a smoking cessation program to be able to quit smoking after doing so for the last 15 years. Which behavioral strategy...
A patient has admitted to the nurse that he thinks he has a problem with drinking too much alcohol. The nurse talks with the patient about substance abuse and...
A nurse has identified that one of her patients is socially isolated from others of her own age group. Which best describes when social isolation would be...
A 66-year-old patient complains to the nurse that ever since he retired, he has had headaches, insomnia, and has been feeling tired. Which instructions would...
A nurse is working with a client who wants to quit smoking. After three months of work, the client tells the nurse, I just do not think I can change. I can’t...