Hematology . Jan Bazner-Chandler CPNP, CNS, MSN, RN. Blood. Blood is the fluid of life Blood is composed of: Plasma RBC WBC Platelets. Plasma. Plasma consists of: 90\% water. 10 \% solutes: albumin, electrolytes and proteins.
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CPNP, CNS, MSN, RN
Their sticky surface lets them form clots to stop bleeding.Platelets
Bone marrow is the spongy substance found in the center of the bones.
Von Willebrand Disease – 1% of population – men or women – prolonged bleeding time
Normal platelet count: 150,000 to 400,000
Stasis of blood with clumping of cell in the microcirculation, ischemia, and infarction
Poor prognosis / death within 1st year due to septicemia or
Loss of moro or startle reflex can indicate possible brain damage due to Kernicterus