This chapter discussed the use of desmopressin, tranexamic acid, epsilon–aminocaproic acids, estrogens, and rVIIa. Several non–plasma–derived agents exist for therapy of bleeding disorders. All of these agents share the common qualities of being relatively nonspecific and having potential life–threatening complications.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Title of host publication||Hemostasis and Thrombosis, Third Edition|
|Publisher||Springer International Publishing|
|Number of pages||3|
|State||Published - Jan 1 2015|
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