Nursing Mnemonics and Tips: Kawasaki Disease
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
Kawasaki Disease- Most common cause of Acquired heart disease in children. Inflammation of tunica intima or inner lining of veins & arteries.
May 5th is Kawasaki Disease Awareness Day in the US. Go to www.healthaware.org for link to more information.
Tidbits 18 May 2014 - Alcohol Content in Oils, Kawasaki Disease, Controlling Candida, Drug-Resistant Superbugs
My Family's Story - Conquering Kawasaki Disease: If you have kids, I hope you read this post. Know the symptoms of this scary disease and treatment.
The Littrells Open Up About Baylee's Kawasaki Disease – Moms & Babies – Moms & Babies - People.com
Kawasaki Disease: Animated Heart Video
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