What happens to hemostatic agents in contact with urine? An in vitro study.

@article{Uribe2005WhatHT,
  title={What happens to hemostatic agents in contact with urine? An in vitro study.},
  author={Carlos A Uribe and Louis Eichel and Sepehr Khonsari and David S. Finley and Jay B Basillote and Hyung Keun Park and Ching Chia Li and Corollos A Abdelshehid and David I. Lee and Elspeth Marguerita McDougall and Ralph Victor Clayman},
  journal={Journal of endourology},
  year={2005},
  volume={19 3},
  pages={312-7}
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE As the indications for topical hemostatic agents increase in urology, the question arises: what happens to these agents when they enter the urinary collecting system? To answer this question, we performed a series of in-vitro experiments mixing three hemostatic agents with normal and sanguineous urine. MATERIALS AND METHODS Four… CONTINUE READING