Psychotic Disorders Pretest
Question 1 of 75
The nurse is planning care for a client admitted to the psychiatric unit with a diagnosis of paranoid schizophrenia. Which nursing diagnosis should receive the highest priority?
 
1.  Risk for other-directed violence
 
2.  Imbalanced nutrition: Less than body requirements
 
3.  Compromised family coping
 
4.  Impaired verbal communication