Recall Jasmine from the opening scenario. She has recently been adopted from china by the Porter family. When Jasmine’, length, weight, and head circumference are plotted on a growth curve, she is found to be in the 5th percentile for length and weight, and the 10th percentile for head circumference.

1.       What behaviors would you look for that might indicate that Jasmine is beginning to develop a relationship with Mrs. Porter?

2.       What actions could you take during the physical examination to develop rapport with Jasmine and to reduce her anxiety?

3.       3. What are the Important physical findings of an ear Infection In a child  like Jasmine who has been crying during the examination?

4.       What is your interpretation of Jasmine’s current growth status? Outline a plan to monitor her future growth.