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General Surgery (Pediatrics)

Management and Optimization of Hemostasis

Antifibrinolytic Agents

Use of tranexamic acid as a rescue measure to achieve hemostasis after massive blood loss in a pediatric neurosurgical patient. (opens new window)

Bharath K, Bhagat H, Mohindra S.

Source‎: J Neurosurg Anesthesiol 2011;23(4):376-7.

Indexed‎: PubMed 21876453

DOI‎: 10.1097/ANA.0b013e31822c804f (opens new window)

A randomized control trial to verify the efficacy of pre-operative intravenous tranexamic acid in the control of tonsillectomy bleeding. (opens new window)

George A, Kumar R, Kumar S, Shetty S.

Source‎: Indian J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2011;63(1):20-6.

Indexed‎: PubMed 22319712

DOI‎: 10.1007/s12070-010-0095-4 (opens new window)

Blood transfusion risks and alternative strategies in pediatric patients. (opens new window)

Lavoie J.

Source‎: Paediatr Anaesth 2011;21(1):14-24.

Indexed‎: PubMed 21155923

DOI‎: 10.1111/j.1460-9592.2010.03470.x (opens new window)

Association of intravenous tranexamic acid with thromboembolic events and mortality: a systematic review, meta-analysis, and meta-regression. (opens new window)

Taeuber I, Weibel S, Herrmann E, Neef V, Schlesinger T, Kranke P, Messroghli L, Zacharowski K, Choorapoikayil S, Meybohm P

Source‎: JAMA Surg 2021;156(6):e210884.

Indexed‎: PubMed 33851983

DOI‎: 10.1001/jamasurg.2021.0884 (opens new window)

Recombinant Activated Factor VII (rFVIIa)

Pediatric off-label use of recombinant factor VIIa. (opens new window)

Alten JA, Benner K, Green K, Toole B, Tofil NM, Winkler MK.

Source‎: Pediatrics 2009;123(3):1066-72.

Indexed‎: PubMed 19255041

DOI‎: 10.1542/peds.2008-1685 (opens new window)


Viscoelastic Tests to Identify Surgical or Coagulopathic Bleeding

Perioperative bleeding management in pediatric patients. (opens new window)

Goobie SM, Haas T.

Source‎: Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 2016;29(3):352-8.

Indexed‎: PubMed 26844864

DOI‎: 10.1097/ACO.0000000000000308 (opens new window)

Management of dilutional coagulopathy during pediatric major surgery. (opens new window)

Haas T, Mauch J, Weiss M, Schmugge M.

Source‎: Transfus Med Hemother 2012;39(2):114-9.

Indexed‎: PubMed 22670129

DOI‎: 10.1159/000337245 (opens new window)