Efficacy of low-dose intra-articular tranexamic acid in total knee replacement; a prospective triple-blinded randomized controlled trial

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BACKGROUND Recently, a number of studies using intra-articular application of tranexamic acid (IA-TXA), with different dosage and techniques, successfully reduced postoperative blood loss in total knee replacement (TKR). However, best of our knowledge, the very low dose of IA-TXA with drain clamping technique in conventional TKR has not been yet studied… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2474-14-340

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@inproceedings{Sangasoongsong2013EfficacyOL, title={Efficacy of low-dose intra-articular tranexamic acid in total knee replacement; a prospective triple-blinded randomized controlled trial}, author={Paphon Sa-ngasoongsong and Siwadol Wongsak and Pongsthorn Chanplakorn and Patarawan Woratanarat and Supaporn Wechmongkolgorn and Bussanee Wibulpolprasert and Pornchai Mulpruek and Viroj Kawinwonggowit}, booktitle={BMC musculoskeletal disorders}, year={2013} }