An Elderly,emaciated Client Is Brought to an Emergency Department by the Client's

Question 8
Multiple Choice

An elderly,emaciated client is brought to an emergency department by the client's caregiver.The client has bruises and abrasions on the shoulders and back in multiple stages of healing.When directly asked about these symptoms,which type of client response should a nurse anticipate? A)The client will honestly reveal the nature of the injuries. B)The client may deny or minimize the injuries. C)The client may have forgotten what caused the injuries. D)The client will ask to be placed in a nursing home.