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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.
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.
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.
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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