1. Establish rapport.2. To reduce the anxiety felt by the client towards the nurse.3. To know or gain information about what happened to thepatient.4. To understand the patient’s problems.5. To know the symptoms manifested.General Objectives To distinguish the sickness of the client thru the observationdone.
The patient manifest the following symptoms of not having eyecontact to the nurse, there is disorganized speech, stuttering and repetitionof his own words (verbigeation), obeying single command, doesn’tremember the day, there is delusion and word salad.
IV. Recording:Nurse-Patient Inference Techniques
N: “Maganda Umagapo.”P: “Maganda Um-umaga rin.”N:”Ako po si Cheryland nurse niyongayon”P:”Ako-ako-ako naman si Felipe”N:”Kuya, ano poaraw at petsangayon?”C:”2…2…2….21….2010…Feb… feb…February.”N:”Kuya, Ngayon poay February 4, 2010Client was sitting andlooking at me in theeye.He was sitting stilllooking at me in theeyes with his handsintertwined.Staring at me smiling.His head started tomove to the right andscratching his head.Giving recognition toindicate that you areaware of himGiving Information totell the client whoyou are.Clarification on whatthe client knew of the date today.Presenting Reality toknow that whatreally is true.