Which of the following actions would be helpful to a bereaved person?
a. Making decisions for him.
b. Helping him to feel like a valuable person.
Giving him a sedative so that he does not have to deal with his feelings.
d. Helping him to see that his grief serves no purpose.
After the doctor and hospital personnel have obviously done all that is possible to
help Mr. Jones, he dies. His spouse is very angry with the doctor and threatens to
sue. For what reason do you think Mrs. Jones is reacting in this manner?
a. She is dealing well his her feelings toward her husband.
b. She had neither positive nor negative feelings toward her husband.
She and her husband had unresolved anger in their relationship.
d. She feels in control of the situation.
What information is found on an instrument card in addition to the instruments
needed for an operation?
a. Sutures needed.
b. Number of sterile gowns needed.
Number of straight tools needed.
d. Items such as sterile drains needed.