TITLE

Chapter 9: Liver and kidney disorders

AUTHOR(S)
Green, David; Ludlam, Christopher A.
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Fast Facts: Bleeding Disorders;2006, p78
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Chapter 9 of the book "Fast Facts: Bleeding Disorders," by David Green and Christopher A. Ludlam is presented. It discusses the coagulation changes in patients with liver and kidney diseases. It notes that Vitamin K therapy should be given to patient with acute and chronic liver disease since it leads different hemostatic disorders. It states that the risk of bleeding in patient with kidney disorders increases, however, it mentions that hemorrhagic risk can be reduces through hemodialysis.
ACCESSION #
43798339

 

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