Levels of fibrinogen and thromboelastometry fibrin polymerisation following treatment with desmopressin (DDAVP).


Introduction. Patients who have received platelet inhibitory drugs may constitute a challenge in management of perioperative bleeding [1]. Administration of DDAVP has been proposed to be effective in partially restoring platelet function following aspirin or gpIIb/IIIa antagonists [2,3], and reduces transfusion needs after surgery [4]. Thus, in many… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.thromres.2012.01.006


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