Today, the nurse on the pediatric unit has a 12-year-old, male patient who is newly diagnosed with sickle cell anemia. The parents of the patient are asking the nurse for more information on why anemia occurs in patients with this disease. Which of the following statements made by the parents indicate that teaching was successful?
"Anemia is an autoimmune reaction."
"Anemia results from hemolysis of red blood cells."
"This disease is characterized by sickle-shaped white blood cells."
Our Story Mnemonics Increase Mastery and Retention
Memorize facts with phonetic mnemonics
Unforgettable characters with concise but impactful videos (2-4 min each)
Ace Your Nursing (RN) Classes & Exams with Picmonic:
Over 1,050,000 students use Picmonic’s picture mnemonics to improve knowledge, retention, and exam performance.
Choose the #1 Nursing (RN) student study app.
Picmonic for Nursing (RN) covers information that is relevant to your entire Nursing (RN) education. Whether you’re studying for your classes or getting ready to conquer your NCLEX®-RN, Hesi, ATI, TEAS test, Kaplan exams, we’re here to help.
Works better than traditional Nursing (RN) flashcards.
Research shows that students who use Picmonic see a 331% improvement in memory retention and a 50% improvement in test scores.
Remember more in less time and boost your test scores with Picmonic, the world’s best visual mnemonic learning resource and study aid for medical school, nursing school, and more!