What psychosocial needs do humans have?
There are four basic needs: The need for Attachment; the need for Control/Orientation; the need for Pleasure/Avoidance of Pain; and the need for Self-Enhancement.
How can regular activity promote good health?
Regular physical activity can improve your muscle strength and boost your endurance. Exercise delivers oxygen and nutrients to your tissues and helps your cardiovascular system work more efficiently. And when your heart and lung health improve, you have more energy to tackle daily chores.
How does dangling benefit a resident?
How does dangling benefit a resident? This helps resident regain balance before standing up and allows blood pressure to stabilize. Especially useful for residents who are unable to walk.
When feeding a resident frequent coughing can be a sign of?
|When feeding a resident, frequent coughing can be a sign the resident is:||having difficulty swallowing|
|When a person is admitted to the nursing home, the nurse aide should expect that the resident will:||experience a sense of loss related to the life change|
Which of the following is the most appropriate schedule for residents who are incontinent to receive perineal care?
Which of the following is the most appropriate schedule for residents who are incontinent to receive perineal care? Whenever the resident is soiled with urine or stool.
Why do residents with Parkinson’s disease require assistance when walking?
Residents with Parkinson’s disease often require assistance with walking because they: Have shuffling walk and tremors.
Which of the following best describes how persons affected by Parkinson’s disease typically walk?
Which of the following best describes how persons affected by Parkinson’s disease typically walk? They walk normally but with some shakiness.
How do you feed a resident with Parkinson’s disease?
When you eat:
- Lessen distractions.
- Stay focused on eating and drinking.
- Don’t talk with food in your mouth.
- Eat slowly.
- Cut your food into small pieces, and chew it thoroughly.
- Don’t try to eat more than 1/2 teaspoon at a time.
- Keep in mind that you may need to swallow two or three times per bite or sip.