A nurse is preparing to transfer a 32-year-old client with spastic quadriplegia from the client’s bed to her wheelchair. Which of the following actions should the nurse take during the transfer?
Sit the client up and gently twist while lifting the client from the bed to her chair.
Cradle the client under her legs and arms and lift her into the chair.
Assist the client from a lying to sitting position, lift the client and pivot to the chair.
Face the client, plant feet shoulder-width apart, and bend down to lift the client.
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