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12. A nurse is caring for a client who was  involuntarily...

12. A nurse is caring for a client who was involuntarily committed and is scheduled to receive electroconvulsive therapy. The client refuses the treatment and will discuss why with the healthcare team. Which of the following actions should the nurse take? 

a. Document the client's refusal of the treatment in the medication record


b. Tell the client he cannot refuse the treatment because he was involuntarily committed


c. Inform the client the ECT does not require client consent


d. Ask the client family to encourage the client to receive ECT

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