Intraoperative Hemostasis: The Coagulation Cascade and the Role of Hemostatic Agents

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Intraoperative Hemostasis: The Coagulation Cascade and the Role of Hemostatic Agents

Active and passive hemostatic agents are not interchangeable, and act differently based on the patient’s coagulation profile. Some agents are effective in heparinized and/or anticoagulated treated patients whereas others may have limited effectiveness in those same patients.
 
In this episode, Dr. Jessica Stine joins us to share her experience treating patients with both active and passive hemostatic agents and the factors they weigh when choosing the most appropriate product.