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Prothrombin time assay

Known as: prothrombin test, Time, Prothrombin, prothrombin time (PT) test 
A measurement of the clotting time of plasma recalcified in the presence of excess tissue thromboplastin; it is a measure of the extrinsic pathway of… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Objective Recent clinical studies have shown that anticoagulant therapy might be effective only in specific at-risk subgroups of… Expand
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Apixaban and other factor Xa (FXa) inhibitors are in late-stage clinical development for prevention and treatment of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Objectives:Coagulopathy following major trauma is conventionally attributed to activation and consumption of coagulation factors… Expand
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Objective:To standardize the definition of postoperative liver failure (PLF) for prediction of early mortality after hepatectomy… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Liver biopsy is required for staging hepatic fibrosis in patients with chronic hepatitis C, but it is an expensive procedure with… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
A recent mandate emphasizes severity of liver disease to determine priorities in allocating organs for liver transplantation and… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
A recent mandate emphasizes severity of liver disease to determine priorities in allocating organs for liver transplantation and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunts (TIPS) may worsen liver function and decrease survival in some patients. The Child… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
  • Archives of internal medicine
  • 1994
  • Corpus ID: 29517943
BACKGROUND AND METHODS Atrial fibrillation is associated with an increased risk of ischemic stroke. Data on individual patients… Expand
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
The successful use of orthotopic liver transplantation in fulminant hepatic failure has created a need for early prognostic… Expand
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