Rotational Thromboelastometry-Guided Hemostatic Therapy for Management of Cerebrospinal Fluid Catheter in Patients Undergoing Endovascular Aortic Repair.


OBJECTIVE Central neuraxial techniques are typically avoided in patients with underlying coagulopathy or abnormal coagulation tests. Vertebral canal hematoma is a rare but devastating complication of those procedures. Although the sensitivity and specificity of standard laboratory tests in predicting this event are rather poor or unknown, these tests are… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/AAP.0000000000000285