Subcutaneous heparin and postoperative wound hematomas. A prospective, double-blind, randomized study.

Abstract

A prospective, double-blind, controlled study was conducted to assess the incidence of postoperative wound hematomas associated with low-dose subcutaneous heparin therapy among patients undergoing surgery for a single inguinal hernia. The groups were well matched. The results indicate that low-dose heparin therapy is associated with more wound hematomas… (More)

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@article{Ooijen1986SubcutaneousHA, title={Subcutaneous heparin and postoperative wound hematomas. A prospective, double-blind, randomized study.}, author={Bart van Ooijen}, journal={Archives of surgery}, year={1986}, volume={121 8}, pages={937-40} }