TITLE

Chapter 1: Normal hemostasis

AUTHOR(S)
Green, David; Ludlam, Christopher A.
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Fast Facts: Bleeding Disorders;2006, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Chapter 1 of the book "Fast Facts: Bleeding Disorders," by David Green and Christopher A. Ludlam is presented. It describes the normal hemostatic mechanisms and suggests how alterations in coagulation may be suspected from the clinical history and examination and confirmed through laboratory testing. It also explores the role of endothelial cells in hemostasis. Moreover, it mentions that the coagulation system is activated by tissue factor expression.
ACCESSION #
43798331

 

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