Hemostatic changes in heart transplant recipients and their relationship to accelerated coronary sclerosis.

@article{Hunt1993HemostaticCI,
  title={Hemostatic changes in heart transplant recipients and their relationship to accelerated coronary sclerosis.},
  author={Beverley J Hunt and Helen C. Segal and Magdi Yacoub},
  journal={Transplantation},
  year={1993},
  volume={55 2},
  pages={309-15}
}
Hemostasis was assessed in 115 steady-state heart transplant recipients (HTRs) and compared with that of 23 age-matched healthy controls and 21 age-matched patients with ischemic heart disease (IHD). Compared with the controls, the HTRs had increased levels of fibrinogen (mean and 95% confidence limits of 4.50 [4.32-4.68] g/L versus 3.47 [3.07-3.87] g/L, P… CONTINUE READING