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Volume:6 Issue:5 Number:5 ISSN#:2563-5476
ACE Report #10199
Ace Report Cover Arthroplasty

Similar blood loss and lower cost with oral TXA vs. both IA TXA and IV TXA in total hip arthroplasty

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:N/A
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Oral vs Intravenous vs Topical Tranexamic Acid in Primary Hip Arthroplasty: A Prospective, Randomized, Double-Blind, Controlled Study

J Arthroplasty. 2018 Mar;33(3):786-793

Contributing Authors: FX Pei ZK Zhou HY Wang D Wang ZY Luo K Zhou

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180 patients scheduled for total hip arthroplasty were randomized to oral tranexamic acid, intravenous tranexamic acid, or intraarticular tranexamic acid. Results demonstrated no significant differences between the three groups in hemoglobin drop, total blood loss, or transfusion rate. Additionally, no patient in any of the groups developed DVT or PE. Cost analysis demonstrated significantly lower...

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