Role of Thromboelastography Versus Coagulation Screen as a Safety Predictor in Pre-eclampsia/Eclampsia Patients Undergoing Lower-Segment Caesarean Section in Regional Anaesthesia.

@article{Ahmad2016RoleOT,
  title={Role of Thromboelastography Versus Coagulation Screen as a Safety Predictor in Pre-eclampsia/Eclampsia Patients Undergoing Lower-Segment Caesarean Section in Regional Anaesthesia.},
  author={Asrar Ahmad and Monica K Kohli and Anita C Malik and Megha Kohli and Jaishri A Bogra and Haider Abbas and Rajni J Gupta and Brij Bihari Kushwaha},
  journal={Journal of obstetrics and gynaecology of India},
  year={2016},
  volume={66 Suppl 1},
  pages={340-6}
}
PURPOSE In this study, we aimed to correlate thromboelastography (TEG) variables versus conventional coagulation profile in all patients presenting with pre-eclampsia/eclampsia and to see whether TEG would be helpful for evaluating coagulation in parturients before regional anaesthesia. MATERIALS AND METHODS This was a prospective study on 100 pre… CONTINUE READING