Is recombinant activated factor VII effective in the treatment of excessive bleeding after paediatric cardiac surgery?

@article{Okonta2012IsRA,
  title={Is recombinant activated factor VII effective in the treatment of excessive bleeding after paediatric cardiac surgery?},
  author={Kelechi E Okonta and Frank Edwin and Bode A Falase},
  journal={Interactive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery},
  year={2012},
  volume={15 4},
  pages={690-4}
}
A best evidence topic in paediatric cardiac surgery was written according to a structured protocol. The question addressed was whether recombinant activated factor VII was effective for the treatment of excessive bleeding after paediatric cardiac surgery. Altogether 150 papers were found using the reported search; 13 papers were identified that provided the best evidence to answer the question. The authors, journal, date and country of publication, patient group studied, study type, relevant… CONTINUE READING