Development of a lethal, closed-abdomen grade V hepato-portal injury model in non-coagulopathic swine.

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BACKGROUND Hemorrhage within an intact abdominal cavity remains a leading cause of preventable death on the battlefield. Despite this need, there is no existing closed-cavity animal model to assess new hemostatic agents for the preoperative control of intra-abdominal hemorrhage. METHODS We developed a novel, lethal liver injury model in non-coagulopathic… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jss.2012.07.048

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@article{Duggan2013DevelopmentOA, title={Development of a lethal, closed-abdomen grade V hepato-portal injury model in non-coagulopathic swine.}, author={Michael J. Duggan and Ali Y. Mejaddam and John Beagle and Marc A Demoya and George C Velmahosa and Hasan B Alam and Adam P Rago and Greg Zugates and Rany Busold and Toby F Freyman and Upma Sharma and David R. King}, journal={The Journal of surgical research}, year={2013}, volume={182 1}, pages={101-7} }