Outcomes in patients undergoing nephrectomy for renal cancer on chronic anticoagulation therapy Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Anticoagulants
  • Aspirin
  • Blood Transfusion
  • Intraoperative Complications
  • Kidney Neoplasms
  • Nephrectomy
  • Postoperative Complications

abstract

  • Patients on chronic ACT had higher transfusion and overall complication rates compared to patients on no treatment or on chronic aspirin. These findings did not correlate to clinical differences in length of stay or grade 3-5 complications.

publication date

  • December 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4208948

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ejso.2014.04.010

PubMed ID

  • 24813810

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1700

end page

  • 5

volume

  • 40

number

  • 12