Effectiveness of oral Tranexamic acid administration on blood loss after knee artroplasty: a randomized clinical trial.

@article{Alipour2013EffectivenessOO,
  title={Effectiveness of oral Tranexamic acid administration on blood loss after knee artroplasty: a randomized clinical trial.},
  author={Mohammad Reza Alipour and Masoomeh Tabari and Mohammadreza Keramati and Azam Moradi Zarmehri and Hadi Makhmalbaf},
  journal={Transfusion and apheresis science : official journal of the World Apheresis Association : official journal of the European Society for Haemapheresis},
  year={2013},
  volume={49 3},
  pages={574-7}
}
INTRODUCTION Some studies have proved that Tranexamic acid infusion is associated with a decrease in blood loss during and after surgery. Due to the availability of an oral form of the drug, the rapid and complete absorption of it and ease of administration without need for specific instruments, we evaluated the effectiveness of the oral form in decreasing blood loss after total knee arthroplasty. MATERIALS AND METHODS In this double-blind, randomized, parallel clinical trial study, we… CONTINUE READING

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