You are an FY2 Doctor in the emergency medicine department. You have requested an ankle X-ray for a patient with a suspected fracture. When you come to review the patient after 2 hours, you realise that the X-ray request has been declined by the radiographer, who felt it was an inappropriate request. You do not agree with the radiographer’s assessment. The charge nurse is keen for you to discharge the patient, due to a lack of cubicles for patients in the waiting room.
Choose the three most appropriate actions to take in this situation: