Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia

Known as: HIT, Heparin Induced Thrombocytopenia 
A life-threatening complication of heparin therapy. It results in immune-mediated thrombocytopenia and, in 25-50 percent of the patients, thrombotic… (More)

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Review
2016
Review
2016
To review the use of the novel oral anticoagulant (NOAC) agents for the treatment of heparin-induced thrombocytopenia (HIT) from… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia (HIT) is an intensely prothrombotic syndrome managed by discontinuation of heparin… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia is a relatively common antibody-mediated drug reaction. We studied the temporal… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia (HIT) is an immune-mediated syndrome caused by heparin. Complications range from… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Antibodies associated with heparin-induced thrombocytopenia/thrombosis (HITT) are now thought to be specific for complexes formed… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
PURPOSE To determine the sites of thromboses (venous versus arterial circulation) that complicate the clinical course of… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia, defined by the presence of heparin-dependent IgG antibodies, typically occurs five… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia is characterized by moderate thrombocytopenia and thrombotic complications, whereas quinine… (More)
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1988
Highly Cited
1988
This report describes studies into the pathophysiology of heparin-induced thrombocytopenia. The IgG fraction from each of nine… (More)
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1986
Highly Cited
1986
Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia can be a serious and difficult-to-diagnose complication of heparin therapy. Serum from patients… (More)
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