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16.When making the bed of a client who needs a bed cradle, which action should the nurse include?
Teach the client to call for help before getting out of bed.Keep both the upper and lower side rails in a raised position.Keep the bed in the lowest position while changing the sheets.Drape the top sheet and covers loosely over the bed cradle. CorrectA bed cradle is used to keep the top bedclothes off the client, so the nurse should drapethe top sheet and covers loosely over the cradle (D). A client using a bed cradle may stillbe able to ambulate independently (A) and does not require raised side rails (B). (C) causes the nurse to use poor body mechanics.17.A male client with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) develops cryptococcal meningitis and tells the nurse he does not want to be resuscitated if his breathing stops. What action should the nurse implement?18.A client is admitted to the hospital with intractable pain. What instruction should the nurse provide the unlicensed assistive personnel (UAP) who is preparing to assist this client with a bed bath?