Topical Tranexamic Acid After Wound Incision in Acute Thoracolumbar Burst Fracture Surgery
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OrthoEvidence. Topical Tranexamic Acid After Wound Incision in Acute Thoracolumbar Burst Fracture Surgery. ACE Report. 2021;131(1):3. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/14083
The influence of topical use of tranexamic acid in reducing blood loss on early operation for thoracolumbar burst fracture: a randomized double-blinded controlled studyEur Spine J. 2021 Oct;30(10): 3074-3080.
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Ninety-three patients with acute thoracolumbar burst fractures scheduled for an open decompression, fracture reduction and internal fixation procedure were randomized to receive topical tranexamic acid (n=46) or normal saline (n=47) after wound incision for the reduction of blood loss. Outcomes of interest included blood loss (intra-operative, post-operative, total, hidden), operative time, hemogl...
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