Evaluating the Effect on Mortality of a No-Tranexamic acid (TXA) Policy for Cardiovascular Surgery.

Abstract

OBJECTIVES The authors stopped using tranexamic acid (TXA) in April 2013. The present study aimed to examine the impact of a "no-TXA-use" policy by comparing the adverse effects of TXA and clinical outcomes before and after the policy change in patients undergoing cardiovascular surgery. DESIGN A single center retrospective cohort study. SETTING A… (More)
DOI: 10.1053/j.jvca.2017.10.018

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@article{Maeda2017EvaluatingTE, title={Evaluating the Effect on Mortality of a No-Tranexamic acid (TXA) Policy for Cardiovascular Surgery.}, author={Takuma Maeda and Takuma Ishihara and Shigeki Miyata and Kizuku Yamashita and Hiroaki Sasaki and Junjiro Kobayashi and Yoshihiko Ohnishi and Kunihiro Nishimura and Ayumi Shintani and Hiroyasu Iso}, journal={Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia}, year={2017} }