TITLE

THROMBUS GROWTH UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF WARFARIN AND AFTER ABRUPT REVERSAL OF ITS EFFECTS

AUTHOR(S)
Zweifler, Andrew J.
PUB. DATE
March 1968
SOURCE
Angiology;Mar1968, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p135
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a study assessing the effect of varying degrees of prothrombin depression and abrupt correction of hypoprothrombinemia with doses of and vitamin K on thrombus growth. Speculation on the association between prothrombin activity and thrombus formation; Experiment procedure; Use of warfarin sodium in vitamin K and Coumadin forms on rabbits; Observations on thrombosis inhibition, Absence of significant inhibition of thrombus growth; Limitation of the effectiveness of Coumadin therapy.
ACCESSION #
16372637

 

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