Intraoperative procurement of autologous fibrin glue.

  title={Intraoperative procurement of autologous fibrin glue.},
  author={Robert L Quigley and Jonathan A Perkins and R J Gottner and R. C. Curran and Bernd Kuehn and William J. Hoff and M E Wallock and Carl Arentzen and J. Craig Alexander},
  journal={The Annals of thoracic surgery},
  volume={56 2},
A method of intraoperative procurement of autologous fibrin glue is described. The relative efficacy of our autologous preparation is compared with that of fibrin glue made with homologous cryoprecipitate. Experimentally, the fibrinogen content and the strength are less than those found in cryoprecipitate and appear related to the fibrinogen content of the… CONTINUE READING