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
-Major depressive disorder