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Assessment of Some Haemostasis System BloodIndicators among the Elderly Attending a tertiaryHealth Institution in Nigeria

  title={Assessment of Some Haemostasis System BloodIndicators among the Elderly Attending a tertiaryHealth Institution in Nigeria},
  author={Benjamin Onyema Eledo and Sylvester Chibueze Izah and Okezie C. Okamgba},
The effects of ageing on some haemostatic indicators were investigated among a population attending a tertiary health institution in Yenagoa, Bayelsa state, Nigeria. Blood samples were collected from 64 participants comprising 31 males and 33 females aged between 61-73 years attending the general out -patient clinic of the Federal Medical Centre Yenagoa, Bayelsa state, Nigeria. Furthermore, 20 young people between 18-30 years were used as controls. The haemostatic indicators viz: pro-thrombin… 

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