The client has been diagnosed with Guillain-Barre disease. What are some appropriate nursing interventions? Select all that apply.

 

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- Give steroids in the acute phase.

- Assist in plasmapheresis.

- Encourage ambulation.

- Place the client in the Trendelenburg position in bed.

- Assist in range of motion exercises.

Rationale

In Guillain-Barre disease, the client should have steroids or plasmapheresis in the acute phase. Bedrest should be encouraged with the head of the bed elevated. The nurse should assist in range of motion exercises and should observe for respiratory failure.

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