Critical Thinking- student with a skin infection

Read the Critical Thinking story on page 398 of your textbook. Submit 1 entry in response to the Topics listed. You may answer a topic or reply to another student’s answer to a topic.

Topic 1  Discuss why the school wants Michael to have completed treatment before he returns to class.

Topic 2  You work in Dr. Gaines’s office and you know that the Boulay’s appointment today is about a potential contagious rash. What precautions should you take when the family arrives?

Topic 3  Discuss how you might explain to Shaylene what impetigo is, how it spreads, and what she can do to prevent her other children from getting it.

Topic 4  Shaylene is in a very difficult, and all too common situation. Discuss possible answers to her question “What am I gonna do?”