TITLE

Recombinant Factor Vlla for Intracerebral Hemorrhage

AUTHOR(S)
Bandali, Farooq A.; Thomas, Zachariah
PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Hospital Pharmacy;Feb2008, Vol. 43 Issue 2, p90
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines the effectiveness of recombinant factor VIIa for the treatment of intracerebral hemorrhage. A brief description of spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) is presented, along with its risk factors. The article discusses the evidence and consequences of hematoma expansion. Research shows that recombinant factor VIIa is effective in preventing hematoma expansion.
ACCESSION #
29976248

 

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