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Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Management and Optimization of Hemostasis

Evaluation of the efficacy of tranexamic acid on blood loss in orthognathic surgery. A prospective, randomized clinical study

Sankar D, Krishnan R, Veerabahu M, Vikraman B.

Source‎: Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2012;41(6):713-7.

Indexed‎: PubMed 22340993

DOI‎: 10.1016/j.ijom.2012.01.008

The effect of tranexamic acid on blood loss during orthognathic surgery: a randomized controlled trial.

Choi WS, Irwin MG, Samman N.

Source‎: J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2009;67(1):125-33.

Indexed‎: PubMed 19070758

DOI‎: 10.1016/j.joms.2008.08.015

Hemostasis of oral surgery wounds with the HemCon Dental Dressing.

Malmquist JP, Clemens SC, Oien HJ, Wilson SL.

Source‎: J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2008;66(6):1177-83.

Indexed‎: PubMed 18486782

DOI‎: 10.1016/j.joms.2007.12.023

Transarterial embolization in the management of life-threatening hemorrhage after maxillofacial trauma: a case report and review of literature.

Liu WH, Chen YH, Hsieh CT, Lin EY, Chung TT, Ju DT.

Source‎: Am J Emerg Med 2008;26(4):516.e3-5.

Indexed‎: PubMed 18410832

DOI‎: 10.1016/j.ajem.2007.07.036

The effect of nasal application of cocaine/adrenaline on blood loss in Le Fort I osteotomies.

de Lange J, Baas EM, Horsthuis RB, Booij A.

Source‎: Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2008;37(1):21-4.

Indexed‎: PubMed 17826960

Evaluation of hemorrhage depressors on blood loss during orthognathic surgery: a retrospective study.

Zellin G, Rasmusson L, Pålsson J, Kahnberg KE.

Source‎: J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2004;62(6):662-6.

Indexed‎: PubMed 15170275

Clinical applications of fibrin sealants.

Fattahi T, Mohan M, Caldwell GT.

Source‎: J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2004;62(2):218-24.

Indexed‎: PubMed 14762755

Aprotinin reduces blood loss and the need for transfusion in orthognathic surgery.

Stewart A, Newman L, Sneddon K, Harris M.

Source‎: Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2001;39(5):365-70.

Indexed‎: PubMed 11601817

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