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- ensuring good communication and the use of interpreters, liaison officers and communication aids;
- using vision and hearing aids;
- ensuring pain relief is adequate;
- encouraging activity, such as mobility and ADLs;
- educating client, family and carers;
- relaxation techniques;
- reorientation and reassurance strategies;
- prevent complications;
- ensuring hydration is adequate;
- involving family/carer involvement; and
- using antipsychotic medications.