# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Medical Laboratory Technology II Task 1533886546

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Explain the concepts of hemostasis/coagulation.


Explanation should include the
  • role of platelets
  • five major steps of the mechanism of coagulation
  • intrinsic pathway
  • extrinsic pathway
  • role of the coagulation factors.

Process/Skill Questions

  • Why are platelets considered primary in the coagulation process?
  • How does a breach in the integrity of the vein trigger the coagulation process?
  • How does fibrinogen turn into fibrin?

Related Standards of Learning



The student will read, interpret, analyze, and evaluate a variety of nonfiction texts.
  1. Use critical thinking to generate and respond logically to literal, inferential, and evaluative questions about the text(s).
  2. Identify and synthesize resources to make decisions, complete tasks, and solve specific problems.
  3. Analyze multiple texts addressing the same topic to determine how authors reach similar or different conclusions.
  4. Recognize and analyze use of ambiguity, contradiction, paradox, irony, overstatement, and understatement in text.
  5. Analyze false premises claims, counterclaims, and other evidence in persuasive writing.

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