Recombinant Factor VIIa in the Management of Postpartum Bleeds: An Audit of Clinical Use

@article{Sobieszczyk2006RecombinantFV,
  title={Recombinant Factor VIIa in the Management of Postpartum Bleeds: An Audit of Clinical Use},
  author={Slawomir Sobieszczyk and Grzegorz Henryk Bręborowicz and Viliyan Platicanov and Stoyan Y Tanchev and Craig Kessler},
  journal={Acta obstetricia et gynecologica Scandinavica},
  year={2006},
  volume={85 10},
  pages={
          1239-47
        }
}
BACKGROUND This paper presents an analysis of 25 patient cases in which recombinant factor VIIa was used in the management of postpartum hemorrhage, including severe and/or life-threatening bleeds. Anecdotal experiences in the empirical use of this agent are described and dosing regimens, effects on bleeding, and safety data are presented. METHODS Data were extracted from the international, internet-based, voluntary registry, haemostasis.com. Search results were manually cross-checked against… CONTINUE READING

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