Assessment Tools, Diagnostics, Growth, Measurement, and Nutrition in Adults and Children


Scenario:  Severely underweight 12-year-old Hispanic girl with underweight parents who have been bullied in school just recently 

Assignment Option 2: Child Health Case:  (3–4 pages, not including title and reference pages )
Include the following:

  • An explanation of the health issues and risks that are relevant to the child you were assigned.
  • Describe additional information you would need in order to further assess his or her weight-related health.

  • Identify and describe any risks and consider what further information you would need to gain a full understanding of the child’s health. Think about how you could gather this information in a sensitive fashion.

  • Taking into account the parents’ and caregivers’ potential sensitivities, list at least three specific questions you would ask about the child to gather more information.

  • Provide at least two strategies you could employ to encourage the parents or caregivers to be proactive about their child’s health and weight.
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