You are an FY2 doctor on a busy medical ward cover weekend shift. A nurse asks you to do a cannula for a patient in whom the FY1 doctor has failed 2 attempts. It is not urgent however this is the third time in the shift this has happened, and you are frustrated because you are busy yourself, have several sick patients to review and still need to do the 2 earlier cannula requests. Do you:
Rank the following actions in order from the most appropriate (1) to the least appropriate (5) in this situation.