Blood Loss, Surgical Cochrane Pediatric Emergency Medicine Reviews

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Cochrane Systematic Review: Antifibrinolytic drugs for acute traumatic injury


Roberts I, Shakur H, Ker K, Coats T; CRASH-2 Trial collaborators

OBJECTIVES: To quantify the effects of antifibrinolytic drugs on mortality, vascular occlusive events, surgical intervention and receipt of blood transfusion after acute traumatic injury.

Cochrane Systematic Review: Tranexamic acid for reducing mortality in emergency and urgent surgery


Perel P, Ker K, Morales Uribe CH, Roberts I

OBJECTIVES: To assess the effects of tranexamic acid on mortality, blood transfusion and thromboembolic events in adults undergoing emergency or urgent surgery.