Question of the Week #7 A 5-year-old boy presents for tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy. Preoperative screening revealed a family history of von Willebrand Disease (vWD) and a mildly prolonged aPTT. The patient undergoes a hematology evaluation and is diagnosed with type 1 vWD. What is the MOST APPROPRIATE treatment for preventing and treating intraoperative bleeding events? A. von Willebrand factor concentrate B. Desmopressin C. Cryoprecipitate D. Platelet transfusion Time's up Click here to find out how to get involved!