Prospective, randomized, controlled trial of a hemostatic sealant in children undergoing adenotonsillectomy.

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OBJECTIVES To evaluate the efficacy of Floseal as a hemostatic sealant compared to traditional electrocautery hemostasis after cold knife adenotonsillectomy. STUDY DESIGN Prospective, randomized, controlled trial of 68 consecutive patients undergoing cold steel adenotonsillectomy. Patients were randomized to receive either Floseal (FS) or electrocautery… (More)

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@article{Jo2007ProspectiveRC, title={Prospective, randomized, controlled trial of a hemostatic sealant in children undergoing adenotonsillectomy.}, author={Stephen H Jo and Ronald A. Mathiasen and Deepak Gurushanthaiah}, journal={Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery}, year={2007}, volume={137 3}, pages={454-8} }