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Study assesses bleeding risk after warfarin interruption for surgery

AABB SmartBrief | May 27, 2015

A study in JAMA Internal Medicine found that the use of bridge therapy for patients whose warfarin regimens were stopped for surgery was associated with a seventeenfold increase in the risk of serious bleeding. Researchers analyzed medical records to compare the outcomes in 555 cases where patients with venous thromboembolism received anticoagulant bridge therapy during an invasive procedure and 1,257 where they did not. The Denver Post (05/26)


FDA expands clearance of Verax Biomedical's platelet test

AABB SmartBrief | May 28, 2015

Swiss researchers develop blood-analysis chip

AABB SmartBrief | May 28, 2015

Study evaluates immune cell therapy for myeloma patients

AABB SmartBrief | May 29, 2015

Study assesses clotting risk with new oral contraceptives

AABB SmartBrief | May 27, 2015

Mouse study assesses growth factor's effect on damaged heart tissue

AABB SmartBrief | May 26, 2015

Technique turns stem cells into inner-ear hair cells

AABB SmartBrief | May 28, 2015

Study assesses early HIV treatment

AABB SmartBrief | May 28, 2015

AABB PBM learning module addresses preoperative anemia

AABB SmartBrief | May 29, 2015

NeoStem wins $17.7 million grant for stem cell therapies

AABB SmartBrief | May 28, 2015


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