Neonatal Nursing Education Briefs

Neonatal Alloimmune Thrombocytopenia

Purpose and Goal: CNEP #2116

  • Learn about neonatal platelet disorders.
  • Learn about neonatal alloimmune thrombocytopenia.

None of the planners, faculty or content specialists has any conflict of interest or will be presenting any off-label product use. This presentation has no commercial support or sponsorship, nor is it co-sponsored.

Requirements for Successful Completion

  • Successfully complete the post-test
  • Complete the evaluation form


  • November 2019 – November 2021

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the two types of neonatal platelet disorders.
  • Describe the pathophysiology of alloimmune thrombocytopenia.
  • Describe 2 approaches for treating alloimmune thrombocytopenia.

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