J Biol Regul Homeost Agents. 2019 Sep 9;33(5). 1587-1589.


A double infusion of tranexamic acid reduces transfusion requirements following total hip arthroplasty compared to single-dose administration.

Legnani C1, Oriani G2, Parente F3, Ventura A1.

Author information

1 IRCCS Istituto Ortopedico Galeazzi, Sport Traumatology and Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Milan, Italy.
2 IRCCS Istituto Ortopedico Galeazzi, Department of Anesthesiology, Milan, Italy.
3 IRCCS Istituto Ortopedico Galeazzi, Hip and Knee Arthroplasty Surgery Center I, Milan, Italy.

KEYWORDS:

blood transfusion, hip osteoarthritis, total hip arthroplasty, tranexamic acid

Publication type

  • Letter

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