Effect of fresh-frozen plasma transfusion on prothrombin time and bleeding in patients with mild coagulation abnormalities Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Blood Coagulation Disorders
  • Blood Component Transfusion
  • Hemorrhage
  • Plasma
  • Prothrombin Time

abstract

  • It is concluded that transfusion of FFP for mild abnormalities of coagulation values results in partial normalization of PT in a minority of patients and fails to correct the PT in 99 percent of patients.

publication date

  • August 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2006.00891.x

PubMed ID

  • 16934060

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1279

end page

  • 85

volume

  • 46

number

  • 8