1.When planning care for a 59years old man who is hospitalized with depression the nurse should include increase in self Esteem in his plan of care. Which of the following actions should the nurse take to meet up with this goal?.

A.Educate patient on the difference between intergrity versus despair. B.Explain to patient that his depression will disappear very soon.

C.Depression has no cure so don’t worry about it.

D.The nurse should set simple realistic goals with him to help him experience success.

Correct answer is D helping the patient set simple realistic goals will help him experience success.


Published by edochie99

A Registered Nurse with over twenty years of hospital experience, an author with Masters Degree in Nursing,also Bachelor Degree in Nursing,graduated in 1996 from USC,University of Southern California.MSN in 2009 University of Phoenix.

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