Use the case study information provided to answer this question.
What actions should the nurse take to attempt to de-escalate the situation when a client becomes agitated and violent while going through alcohol withdrawals?
Select all that apply.
A. Close the door and leave the client alone for a few hours until he calms down.
B. Request security personnel to be present outside the room.
C. Distract the client by redirecting his emotions and reorienting the client to place and situation.
D. Tell the client, “If you don’t settle down, I will have to call the police.”
E. Attempt to calm the client down and request cooperation by talking in a calm, nonaggressive tone.
F. Verbalize to the client that if he gets violent, he will be placed in restraints.