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What are the desired outcome criteria?

For instance, a patient’s desired outcome criteria are indicative of what patients want to occur in a best case scenario following an intervention [11, 13–16]. Therefore, desired criterion may or may not reflect a realistic treatment outcome depending on the condition being treated [13, 17].

What is the best way to assess the success criteria?

One-way ANOVA with Scheffe post-hoc testing were also used to assess whether subject’s success criteria differed from their expected and desired outcomes. Results Descriptive statistics for sample demographics are listed in Table 1.

What is the desired outcome for a patient experiencing insomnia?

The desired outcome for a patient experiencing insomnia is, "Patient will sleep for a minimum of 5 hours nightly within 7 days." At the end of 7 days, review of sleep data shows the patient sleeps an average of 4 hours nightly and takes a 2-hour afternoon nap. The nurse will document the outcome as: a. consistently demonstrated.

How would the nurse conclude that the patient's judgment is impaired?

If the patient responds, "I would stop eating" or "I would just wait and see what happened," the nurse would conclude that judgment is impaired. The other options refer to other aspects of the examination. An adolescent asks a nurse conducting an assessment interview, "Why should I tell you anything?

What can a nurse do to help a patient with self mutilation?

The nurse can assist the patient to choose an alternative to self-mutilation. The need for a protective environment may not be necessary if the patient is able to use cognitive strategies to determine a coping strategy that will reduce the urge to mutilate.

What is the diagnosis of impaired social interaction?

B: Without exception, individuals with personality disorders have problems with social interaction with others, hence, the diagnosis of “impaired social interaction.”. For example, some individuals are suspicious and lack trust, others are avoidant, and still others are manipulative.

Why is having one decision maker important?

Having one decision maker provides consistency and avoids the potential for playing one staff member against another. Positive reinforcement of appropriate behaviors is more effective than negative reinforcement. The behavior should not be ignored; judicious use of confrontation is necessary.

What is the only option related to patient safety?

Observe patient for therapeutic effects of antidepressant medication. ANS: A. Implementing suicide precautions is the only option related to patient safety. The other options, related to nutrition, self-esteem, and medication therapy, are important but are not priorities.

What should a nurse listen to during an assessment interview?

During the assessment interview, the nurse should listen attentively and accept the patient's statements in a nonjudgmental way . Because the patient is suspicious and fearful, reassuring safety may be helpful, although trust is unlikely so early in the relationship.

What is the purpose of two incorrect responses?

Two incorrect responses are useful to assess immediate and remote memory. The other distracter assesses the patient's fund of knowledge. When a nurse assesses an older adult patient, answers seem vague or unrelated to the questions. The patient also leans forward and frowns, listening intently to the nurse.

What should an assessment include?

Assessment should include data obtained from both the primary and reliable secondary sources. The nurse, bearing in mind the possible effects of counter-transference, should evaluate biased assessments by others as objectively as possible. A patient presents to the emergency department with mixed psychiatric symptoms.