You have a patient with Torticollis, what is the priority nursing intervention for this patient?

 

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- Place patient on fall precautions

- Place patient on seizure precautions

- Get the patients pain under control

- Give the patient a face mask

Rationale

Torticollis (Dystonia) is a muscle control disorder. This patient needs to be on fall precautions to avoid any falls.

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