pg-107foto final do coágulo com Clôves representando  a proteína Von Willebrand que junta as plaquetas (os outros meninos) e a rede de fibrina encima deles! (era uma rede de pescar) COAGULOU!!!COAGULOU! gritaram no final….!

This is how ended a short Dramatization that some kids and I at the hospital did few years ago.

The play was about ” what happens inside your body when you BLEED ?”

So after some minutes the kids were the Platelets, the clotting factors represented by a Net and …the CLOT was formed! this is a “real” CLOT with the fibrin net and red cells! :)

This is how it really looks in our blood… rede-de-fibrina-segurando-hemacias.jpg

ONCE YOU play the role of   A PLATELET, or you are a fibrin net YOU NEVER FORGET HOW IT WORKS…dramatizing is useful in teaching complex issues like blood clotting process.

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: 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 2) P-TET (Pediatric Thrombosis Educational Tool) flash cards in evolution stage, for kids on anti-coagulant treatment...inspired on HEMOACTION flashcards success. 3) I am a co-author along with psychologist Irene Fuchs of a booklet called "Communication, love and sexuality for people with hemophilia, carriers and family" 4) an approved article with other colleagues for Haemophilia Journal to be published soon...(will tell after the title) 5) 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 22, Rubi 16 and Iggy 13) and i love to jogg, doing pilates, dance and read. To walk and look for shells on a beach too and I discover that i love deserts...:)

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  1. iggy says:

    um cachorro

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