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Identify the priority nursing interventions for a sickle cell patient admitted for vaso-occulsive crisis? 

H/O Attendance Questions

  1. The nurse is caring for a patient with sickle cell disease who is admitted with a complaint of jaundice.  Explain the pathophysiology of the disease that would cause this patient to be jaundice.  What lab results would the nurse expect to see for a patient with sickle cell disease who is jaundice.
  2. Identify the priority nursing interventions for a sickle cell patient admitted for vaso-occulsive crisis?
  3. What are key nursing interventions for a child experiencing mucosal ulcerations following chemotherapy?  Describe what other systems might be affected if a child experiences mucosal ulcerations.
  4. Explain the pathophysiology of Iron Deficiency Anemia?  How is Iron Deficiency Anemia diagnosed in the pediatric patient?
  5. What would you want to include in parent/patient education for a child with hemophilia?