Nursing Mnemonics and Tips: Kawasaki Disease
Kawasaki Disease- Most common cause of Acquired heart disease in children. Inflammation of tunica intima or inner lining of veins & arteries.
Kawasaki Disease... Fever for over 5 days + Rash (palms, soles, body) + Lip ulcerations + lymphadenopathy (one larger node) + Conjunctivitis... Give ASPIRIN and IVIG to reduce risk of Coronary Artery Aneurysms
May 5th is Kawasaki Disease Awareness Day in the US. Go to www.healthaware.org for link to more information.
Healthaware - May
Tidbits 18 May 2014 - Alcohol Content in Oils, Kawasaki Disease, Controlling Candida, Drug-Resistant Superbugs
Diagnostic Criteria for Kawasaki Disease
MD - pediatrics
Kawasaki Disease. This is why i never let my boys, even us, walk on recently chemically cleaned carpets!
Understanding Immunoglobulin IG
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