Factor VIII and Factor IX Concentrate Administration
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Factor VIII and Factor IX Concentrate Administration

Learn about the administration of Factor VIII and Factor IX concentrate, including methods of intravenous infusion, dosing variations, and impact on serum levels. Explore the differences in half-life and serum level increase between the two concentrates.

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What is the half-life of Factor VIII Concentrate?

8 to 12 hours

How much does each unit of Factor IX Concentrate raise the serum Factor IX level by?

1%

What does a high-risk pregnancy entail?

Risk to mother or offspring due to a pregnancy-related disorder

Which factor contributes to a high-risk pregnancy based on maternal age, social status, and parity?

<p>Nullipara over 40 years old</p> Signup and view all the answers

When does the high-risk status for the mother extend until in a high-risk pregnancy?

<p>Until 28 days post-delivery</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the method used to detect CF in babies with meconium ileus?

<p>Analysis of serum immunoreactive trypsin in the stool</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which interval since the last pregnancy may contribute to a high-risk pregnancy based on the provided text?

<p>8 years</p> Signup and view all the answers

At what age may children with CF who were not diagnosed at birth be seen in a healthcare setting due to a feeding problem?

<p>1 year</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is a common symptom in children with CF that leads to colic and abdominal distention?

<p>Swallowing air due to eating ravenously</p> Signup and view all the answers

What respiratory symptoms start to occur in children with CF around 4 to 6 months of age?

<p>Rhonchi and wheezing</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is a time-honored method for detecting abnormal concentration in sweat in children with CF?

<p>Sweat testing</p> Signup and view all the answers

What level of chloride in sweat is considered diagnostic of CF?

<p>60 mEq/L</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the typical age range for individuals with Type II Diabetes Mellitus?

<p>At 30 years of age or above</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which of the following is a common maternal complication of gestational diabetes mellitus?

<p>Pregnancy-induced hypertension</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is a potential fetal complication of gestational diabetes mellitus?

<p>Macrosomia</p> Signup and view all the answers

How long does it typically take to diagnose Type II Diabetes Mellitus?

<p>6.5 years</p> Signup and view all the answers

What blood glucose level indicates a diagnosis of gestational diabetes mellitus in a 2-hour postprandial test?

<p>155 mg/dL</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which physical signs indicate a low-risk infant?

<p>Strong heartbeat, 100 beats per minute or better</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is a common treatment approach for Type II Diabetes Mellitus that may not require insulin?

<p>Diet and exercise</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is a common reaction of infants less than 3 months old during hospitalization?

<p>Tolerate hospitalization if provided with the nurturing person</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which condition does NOT make the infant high-risk?

<p>Strong heartbeat, 100 beats per minute or better</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is a characteristic of an infant in respiratory distress based on the text?

<p>No chest movement, limp arms and legs</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is recommended in managing a hospitalized infant according to the text?

<p>Keep the crib's side rails up</p> Signup and view all the answers

What psychosocial stage is mentioned in relation to infant hospitalization?

<p>Trust vs. Mistrust</p> Signup and view all the answers

How can physical activity help a pregnant woman reduce hyperglycemia?

<p>By counteracting the hormonal changes of pregnancy</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is an important factor to consider regarding stress and blood glucose levels?

<p>Assessing feelings about the diagnosis and support system</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which type of exercise is considered safe during pregnancy?

<p>Moderate level of exercise</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is a precaution advised for those on insulin when engaging in exercise?

<p>Be aware of the risk of hypoglycemia and have a high-sugar snack available</p> Signup and view all the answers

How can nurses help pregnant women manage stress?

<p>Educating on coping techniques like deep breathing</p> Signup and view all the answers

Why is it recommended to perform armchair exercises during sedentary activities?

<p>To increase insulin receptor sensitivity</p> Signup and view all the answers

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