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Sickle Cell Anemia Assessment
Hemoglobin S (Genetic Defect)
Sickle Shaped RBCs
Vaso Occlusive Crisis
Prominent in African Americans
May be Asymptomatic
Increased Risk of Infection
Sickle Cell Anemia Interventions
Bone Marrow Transplant
Avoid High Altitudes
Avoid Strenuous Exercise
Iron (Ferrous Sulfate)
Nausea and Vomiting
Take Between Meals
Liquid can Stain Teeth
Keep out of Reach from Children
Caution with GI Disorders
Red Blood Cell Count (RBC) Lab Values
Women: 3.5-5.5 million cells/ MuL
Men: 4.3-5.9 million cells/ MuL
Hemoglobin Has Four Iron Hemes
Lots Of Hemoglobin In Red Blood Cells
High O2 Levels Increase O2 Binding
High Temperature Reduces O2 Binding
High CO2 Levels Reduce O2 Binding
Low pH Reduces O2 Binding
Myoglobin Binds Oxygen in Muscle
Clotting Factor Replacement Therapy
DDAVP (Desmopressin Acetate)
Transfusion-Related Acute Lung Injury (TRALI)
Massive Blood Transfusion
Endothelial Cells are Damaged
Platelets Respond to Exposed Collagen and Stick
Platelets Release Recruiting Factors
More Platelets are Attracted
Soluble Fibrinogen Turns to Insoluble Fibrin
Fibrin Seals the Clot
Liver Produces Clotting Factors
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