You are taking care of a client with Huntington disease. What is a priority nursing intervention?

 

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- Give Haldol or Thorazine for movement disorder.

- Genetic counseling for family members.

- Start a bowel and bladder program.

- Provide physical therapy.

Rationale

In caring for a client with Huntington disease, the nurse should give Haldol or Thorazine for movement disorder. Physical therapy and genetic counseling take a lesser priority.

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