The effects of reformulated 2-rod Norplant implant on hemostasis after three years.

@article{Viegas1996TheEO,
  title={The effects of reformulated 2-rod Norplant implant on hemostasis after three years.},
  author={Osborne A C Viegas and Stephen C. L. Koh and Shan S. Ratnam},
  journal={Contraception},
  year={1996},
  volume={54 4},
  pages={219-28}
}
Prolonged use of reformulated and the original 2-rod Norplant implants showed similar changes in most hemostatic parameters studied. Raised hemoglobin concentration and hematocrit values with not enhanced platelet activation or significant changes in platelet numbers were seen. Factor VII showed an increase from 18 months compared to the first 12 months of… CONTINUE READING