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Question:

What should the nurse aid do when helping a patient who is heavy reposition, and the nurse aide is not sure she can move the client alone?

A Ask another nurse aide to help
Explaination

Because the risk for falls or injuries, for both client and nurse aide, increases with heavy loads, clients or objects which are heavy should never be moved or lifted by one person. Ask for assistance before attempting to pull or roll a heavy patient. Utilize good body mechanics by using your leg muscles to avoid back injury.