Vitamin K Deficiency Bleeding

Overview and Considerations

Caroline W. Burke, MSN, RN, CPNP

Disclosures

J Pediatr Health Care. 2013;27(3):215-221. 

In This Article

Case Study Questions

1.What are the differential diagnoses for this infant?

2.What is the function of Vitamin K in the body?

3.What is VKDB? What populations are at greatest risk?

4.What is the appropriate management for persons with VKDB?

5.What are the current recommendations for Vitamin K prophylaxis? What are the concerns?

Comments

3090D553-9492-4563-8681-AD288FA52ACE

processing....