Über den Autor
Alan Lichtin, MD, Department of Hematologic Oncology and Blood Disorders, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
John Bartholomew, MD, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine and Hematology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
¿Laboratory Analysis of Coagulation.- Easy Bruisability.- Prolonged PT.- Prolonged PTT.- Prolongation of Both PT and aPTT.- Excessive Bleeding with Normal Prothrombin Time, Partial Thromboplastin Time, and Platelet Count.- Diagnosing Thrombocytopenia in the Clinic.- Thrombocytopenia in the Intensive Care Unit and after Solid Organ Transplantation.- Thrombocytosis.- Prolonged Bleeding after Surgery.- The Excessively Clotting Cancer Patient.- Thrombotic Risk factors.- Clotting around Catheters and Other Devices.- Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia.- Surgery on Patients on Antiplatelet Agents.- Newer Oral Anticoagulants.- Pregnancy.
Focuses on some of the newest areas of coagulation science and pharmacology, including recently approved medications such as dabigatran and rivaroxaban
Includes chapters on post-surgical bleeding useful to surgeons, gynecologists, and intensivists
Accessible case-directed approach offers practical advice and teaching points