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Volume:2 Issue:9 Number:5 ISSN#:2563-5476
RCT
ACE Report #5314
Ace Report Cover Arthroplasty

Fibrin spray reduces blood loss vs standard electrocautery in THR


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OrthoEvidence. Fibrin spray reduces blood loss vs standard electrocautery in THR. ACE Report. 2013;2(9):5. Available from: https://myorthoevidene.com/AceReport/Report/5314

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Blood loss reduction in cementless total hip replacement with fibrin spray or bipolar sealer: a randomised controlled trial on ninety five patients

Int Orthop. 2013 Jul;37(7):1213-7. doi: 10.1007/s00264-013-1903-8. Epub 2013 May 18

Contributing Authors: F Falez A Meo G Panegrossi F Favetti F La Cava F Casella

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Synopsis

Ninety-five patients scheduled to undergo a total hip replacement were randomized to receive either a fibrin spray, a bipolar sealer or standard electrocautery (control group) to evaluate the effects of these interventions on blood conservation. Results indicated that fibrin spray significantly reduced blood loss compared to standard electrocautery at 6, 24, 48, and 72 hours. On the contrary, bipo...

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