Moser, Kenneth M.; Hajjar, George C.; Sulavik, Stephen B.
May 1961
Angiology;May1961, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p195
Academic Journal
Reports on the diagnosis of acute deep venous thrombosis by fibrinolytic therapy. Advantages of using the drug to grant rapid relief of acute signs and symptoms of the disease; Efficacy of fibrinolytic agents; Consideration of the relationship between the alterations in crating parameters of plasma fibrinolytic activity induced by a given dosage schedule of a given drug and the achievement of clot dissolution.


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