THE NURSE ON the mental health unit received report on 4 clients. Which client should the nurse see first?

FORUM WEEK #1

THE NURSE ON the mental health unit received report on 4 clients. Which client should the nurse see first?

1.Client diagnosed with major depressive disorder who has consumed no food from the past 3 meal trays

2.Client diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder who reports an anxiety level of 8/10 and is pacing in the room.

3.Client newly admitted with bipolar mania who reports sleeping only 4 hours last night

4.Client newly admitted with obsessive-compulsive disorder who has spent the last hour counting socks.

EXPAND ON YOUR RATIONALE. PROVIDE AN OVERVIEW OF;

-POST -traumatic disorder

-Accute mania

-Major depressive disorder

-obsessive-compulsive disorder