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Question:

There are patients who are feeling anxious or unsettled about their surroundings or circumstances, and as a nursing assistant, you will encounter them from time-to-time. What is the best way that you can assist them in dealing with their anxiety?

A Comfort your patient by speaking to them in a calm manner. Your demeanor can affect their mental state.t
Explaination

During times where your patients are felling anxious, reducing any stimulation around them can bring relief to their anxiety.  The other options will create additional stimulation and add to an already tense environment.  This can result in your patient to feel even more anxious and confused.