198 hivaids the preschool child will begin to

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Unformatted text preview: HIV-infected and severely immunocompromised. The hepatitis B vaccine is administered according to the recommended immunization schedule. Option 4 is not necessary and is inaccurate. 198. HIV/AIDS The preschool child will begin to conceptualize the death process as involving physical harm. A child from birth to 2 years of age will be unable to grasp the concept of illness and death. A school-age child will begin to understand that something is wrong. An adolescent will express fear, withdrawal, and denial. 199. HIV/AIDS The mother should be instructed to use a bleach solution for disinfecting contaminated objects or cleaning up spills from the child¶s diaper. Options 1, 2, and 4 are accurate instructions related to basic infection control. 200. HIV/AIDS The human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) attacks the immune system by destroying T lymphocytes. Infants born to HIV-positive women test positive for HIV antibody, not HIV virus. This is actually a measure of maternal antibody and is not indicative of true...
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