Extended knee: do you see the that there is a empty place in the joint;

our knee looks like a ball. When a person bleeds internally in this joint, the blood remains inside the “ball” and damages the interior.

Bending the knee is possible if the protection (the yellowish part between the 2 bones) still exists. That’s why it’s very important to infuse the factor 8 or 9 (depending on the hemophilia) as quickly as possible , to heal faster and preserve the joint.

O interessante deste post, é mostrar para vocês uma articulação que Eliane, a enfermeira ganhou no congresso em Turquia!

Podem vê-la sem sangramento e com na carta do Hemoação.

A articulação como diz a palavra “articula” 2 ossos em geral, mas também podem ver que tem ligamentos (as partes longas e claras, meniscos, cartilagens). Observem no joelho que está bem, como existe uma parte clara entre os 2 ossos? é essa que faz com que a articulação seja flexível, no sentido que possa se mexer , se dobrar facilmente e totalmente.

About frederica cassis

My name is Frederica Dillen CASSIS, born of a Belgium mother and an Egyptian father, on the 3rd of January 1966 in Brussels, Belgium. I´ve travelled a lot, lived in many countries. Brazil is my seventh country and i live in Sao Paulo for 19 years now. Graduated in Clinical Psychology in 1991, I specialized in Junguian Psychology and in Hemophilia since then. LATEST PROJECTS: 1) Launching IN-HEMOACTION flash cards, where I added new topics like Inhibitors and their different treatments, physiotherapy and a some playful activities like video games! 2) HERO (Hemophilia Experiences Results and Opportunities) sponsored by Novo Nordisk since 2009, exploring through qualitative and quantitative analysis the psychosocial issues involving People with hemophilia, their carers and the health professionals in the treatment process. check this project in my blog www.blood4.wordpress.com Now, HERO is in Brazil! soon the results will be available. 2) P-TET (Pediatric Thrombosis Educational Tool) flash cards in evolution stage, for kids on anti-coagulant treatment...inspired on IN-HEMOACTION flashcards success. 3) I am a co-author along with psychologist Irene Fuchs and Edward Kuebler of a booklet called "Communication, love and sexuality for people with hemophilia, carriers and family" 4) an on going process of a systematic review for the Cochrane Collaboration about "psychological interventions for people with hemophilia and their families" On a more personal level i have 3 three great not anymore children :) Danaê 24, Rubi 18 and Iggy 15) and i love to jogg, dance and read. To walk and look for shells on a beach too and I discover that i love deserts...:)

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