You are an FY2 doctor on an orthopaedic ward round. Your consultant informs a patient that conservative measures focussed on weight loss, are more appropriate than surgery at this stage. Before leaving the patient’s room, the consultant then jokes that the same measures should apply to your FY1 colleague. Your colleague laughs awkwardly but remains a bit quiet for the rest of the ward round.
Choose the three most appropriate actions to take in this situation.