An 8-year-old girl comes to your ambulatory care clinic with complaints of left ear pain for the past 3 days. She had respiratory infection a week ago. On physical examination, the tympanic membrane is bulging.
Answer the following questions:
- What else should you ask the client?
- What teaching would you reinforce to prevent the recurrence of otitis media?
- What expected outcomes would be specific to this situation?
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