Floseal hemostatic agent reduces blood loss but not transfusion needs in TKA patients
Prospective, Randomized Trial to Evaluate Efficacy of a Thrombin-Based Hemostatic Agent in Total Knee ArthroplastyJ Arthroplasty. 2014 Oct;29(10):1950-5.
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108 patients undergoing unilateral primary total knee arthroplasty were randomly allocated to either receive a thrombin-based topical hemostatic matrix or to a control group who did not receive the hemostatic agent. The study sought to determine the effects of the hemostatic sealant on inblood loss, as well as the need for transfusion. Results revealed the mean blood loss, drain output and length ...
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