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Psychiatric Nursing Questions and Answers (Q&A)

L. Hawkes, Teacher
Answered: Jul 27, 2018
The antisocial personality disorder is characterized by a pattern of disregard for and violation of the rights of others. The diagnosis of antisocial personality disorder is not given to...Read More

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N. Jarah, Teacher
Answered: Nov 14, 2019
C is the best answer to this question. What the client needs right now is a more quiet environment so that the patient will start to relax. At the same time, some depressants would need to be...Read More

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R. Glover, Editor
Answered: Oct 11, 2018
Option B - Listening to a personal stereo through headphones and singing along with the music will make it easy for the brain to focus more on the music rather than focusing on the auditory...Read More

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John Adney, Editor
Answered: Oct 08, 2017

Use an indirect light source and turn off the television

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G. Horace, Content Developer
Answered: Feb 14, 2019
The correct answer to this question is B. Hallucinating clients that have paranoid schizophrenia should practice saying, "Go away" or "Stop" when they hear voices. Researchers have found that by...Read More

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C. Jackson, Content Developer
Answered: Aug 10, 2018
When this situation occurs, you need to be calm. You do not want to provoke the patient even though you know that being intoxicated is obviously the cause of the accident. You can go with letter...Read More

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John Adney, Content Developer
Answered: Aug 30, 2017
Of course the pt needs to be removed from the dayroom, but would you not advise the pt the behavior is inappropriate immediately after, even during rant. At no point in the question does it say...Read More

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E. Stanley, Technical writer
Answered: Aug 10, 2018
A person with a dependent personality disorder is someone who is excessively in need of being taken care of. They may become clingy towards the person who is showing them care. They may often...Read More

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H.Jennifer, Technical writer
Answered: Apr 23, 2018
Amantadine is used to treat a group of side effects (called parkinsonian side effects) that include tremors, difficulty walking, and slack muscle tone. These side effects may occur in patients...Read More

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L. Bonadio, Teacher
Answered: Jan 17, 2019
The correct answer to this is A. A person who is in a catatonic stage is unable to react. Patients who are diagnosed to be catatonic may just stare and do nothing. Some of them may sustain...Read More

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John Adney, Teacher
Answered: Jul 06, 2017
The wording of the question uses double negatives which results in a positive. In other works the question seems to be asking what is the opposite to ineffective coping for this individual. Since...Read More

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O. Bickis, Corporate employee
Answered: Jan 03, 2019
The best answer to this is letter D. There are moments when simply asking the client to take a shower will not be enough since the client would not want to take a shower anyway. A client who is...Read More

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C. Wasek, Philanthropist
Answered: Dec 17, 2018
A patient who suffers from paranoia has a mental problem that may make them get upset for several reasons. They may have delusions where they are seeing or hearing things that aren’t there....Read More

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N. Kingsley, Writer
Answered: Oct 23, 2018
Option D is the correct answer. Provide objective data and feedback regarding the client's weight and attractiveness. This strategy should be used by nurse to deal with the client's distor...Read More

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