Posts - Bleeding Disorders

Jul 30, 2019 5:58pm
Our July, 2019 Quick Question was directed to trauma centers, and attracted 22 responses. The question was... How does your institution manage trauma-induced coagulopathy?
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Jul 22, 2019 6:32am
Ning Tang writes, Dear George, In China, a categary of hemostatic agents from snake venom named "Haemocoagulase" are widely used, basically they are the generic drugs of Reptilase®, which is produced by a Swiss company. We find that intravenous injection of this drug can cause severe hyperfibrinolysis and hypofibrinogenemia. It seems that Reptilase has been withdrawm from many western countries, do you know the reason? Whether is it due to some side effects? Looking forward to your reply.
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Jul 6, 2019 1:26pm
George received a series of questions about vitamin K kinetics from colleague and friend Catherine N. Otto, MLS, PhD, Rutgers University. Dr. Otto is assisting a Nutrition Science colleague.
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Jul 2, 2019 12:04pm
A 16-year-old girl experiences chronic menorrhagia. Her PT is 12.2 s, PTT
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