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Volume:21 Issue:1 Number:3 ISSN#:2563-5476
ACE Report #13446
Ace Report Cover Arthroplasty

Similar Clinical Outcomes in Oral TXA vs Epsilon-Aminocaproic Acid Up to 30 Days After THA Surgery

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OrthoEvidence. Similar Clinical Outcomes in Oral TXA vs Epsilon-Aminocaproic Acid Up to 30 Days After THA Surgery. ACE Report. 2021;21(1):3. Available from: https://myorthoevidene.com/AceReport/Report/13446

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

Tranexamic acid versus aminocapróic acid in multiple doses via the oral route for the reduction of postoperative bleeding in total primary hip arthroplasty: a prospective, randomized, double-blind, controlled study

Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis. 2021 Mar 1;32(2): 132-139.

Contributing Authors: R Morales-Avalos T Ramos-Morales JA García-Pedro AM Espinoza-Galindo C Acosta-Olivo M Morcos-Sandino HNG Silva-Ramos VM Peña-Martínez RA Rodríguez-Torres F Vilchez-Cavazos

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One hundred and two patients scheduled to undergo an elective cementless primary unilateral total hip arthroplasty (THA) to treat either osteoarthritis, osteonecrosis of femoral head or developmental dysplasia of hip were randomized to receive either oral tranexamic acid (TXA) or oral epsilon-aminocaproic acid (EACA) which were both administered pre-operatively (2h pre-incision) and at 6 and 12 ho...

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