Addition of epinephrine toTXA, and the effect on perioperative blood loss in THA
A randomized trial of the effect of low dose epinephrine infusion in addition to tranexamic acid on blood loss during total hip arthroplastyBr J Anaesth. 2016 Mar;116(3):357-62
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106 patients scheduled for total hip arthroplasty were randomized to management with either the combination of low-dose epinephrine infusion and intravenous tranexamic acid, or tranexamic acid alone. The purpose of this study was to evaluate whether additional intravenous epinephrine administration significantly reduced intraoperative blood loss and total blood loss over the first 24 hours postope...
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