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Dickinson and Martin (1987) proposed a theory that abnormal platelet levels are involved in the pathogenesis of HPOA
. Disorders such as right-to-left intracardiac shunts and bronchial carcinoma allow megakaryocytes, or clumped platelets, to bypass the lung capillaries and travel to distal vessels and occlude blood flow.
Advance Directives Covered in Curricula Type N % HPOA
44 73.3 Living Will 60 100 DNR 60 100 Five Wishes 15 25 Note: Although DNR is not a legal advance directive, all programs include this content in their program.
A Healthcare Surrogate (HCS), or Healthcare Power of Attorney (HPOA
), can be used to assign healthcare decisions to a grantee in the event a grantor becomes temporarily or permanently incompetent.