Prothrombin

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Prothrombin

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Prothrombin" returned 883 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Takayasu Arteritis With Antiphosphatidylserine/Prothrombin Antibody-Positive Antiphospholipid Syndrome: Case Report and Literature Review.
 

Author(s): Shoichi Fukui, Shogo Hirota, Naoki Iwamoto, Hiroki Karata, Atsushi Kawakami

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Dec;94(51):e2345.

 

A relationship between Takayasu arteritis (TA) and positive antiphospholipid antibody states has been pointed out, but patients with TA complicated with antiphospholipid antibody syndrome (APS) are rare. Here we report the case of a 17-year-old Japanese man diagnosed with TA based ...

Last Updated: 25 Dec 2015

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MASP-1 Induced Clotting--The First Model of Prothrombin Activation by MASP-1.
 

Author(s): Lorenz Jenny, József Dobó, Péter Gál, Verena Schroeder

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Mannan-binding lectin-associated serine protease-1 (MASP-1), a protein of the complement lectin pathway, resembles thrombin in terms of structural features and substrate specificity. Due to its interplay with several coagulation factors, it has the ability to induce fibrin clot formation ...

Last Updated: 9 Dec 2015

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[Development and Application of a Self-management Program based on Prothrombin INR Monitoring for Patients with Cardiac Valve Replacement].
 

Author(s): Hyun Rye Jeon, Jeong Sook Park

Journal: J Korean Acad Nurs. 2015 Aug;45(4):554-64.

 

The purpose of this study was to develop and evaluate a self-management program based on INR monitoring for patients with cardiac valve replacement.

Last Updated: 14 Sep 2015

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The terms "Prothrombin" returned 29 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Management of the bleeding patient receiving new oral anticoagulants: a role for prothrombin complex concentrates.
 

Author(s): Lisa M Baumann Kreuziger, Joseph C Keenan, Colleen T Morton, David J Dries

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2014 ;2014():583794.

 

Ease of dosing and simplicity of monitoring make new oral anticoagulants an attractive therapy in a growing range of clinical conditions. However, newer oral anticoagulants interact with the coagulation cascade in different ways than traditional warfarin therapy. Replacement of clotting ...

Last Updated: 19 Aug 2014

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Emergency reversal of vitamin-K antagonists related over-anticoagulation: case report and brief overview on the role of prothrombin complex concentrate.
 

Author(s): Stefania Angela Di Fusco, Nadia Aspromonte, Stefano Aquilani, Luca Mele, Furio Colivicchi

Journal: Monaldi Arch Chest Dis. 2013 Dec;80(4):184-8.

 

Oral anticoagulation is a widely used treatment and atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most frequent indication. We review the therapeutic options on an important clinical challenge: rapid reversal anticoagulation in the setting of an urgent invasive procedure. We report a case of a ...

Last Updated: 4 Aug 2014

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Prognostic Value of Prothrombin Fragments 1+2 for Pulmonary Embolism Incidence
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive; Disease Exacerbation; Pulmonary Embolism; Prothrombin Fragments

 

Last Updated: 1 Mar 2010

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PCC vs. FFP for Post Cardiopulmonary Bypass Coagulopathy and Bleeding
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Bleeding; Blood Loss, Surgical; Cardiovascular Surgical Procedures; Prothrombin Complex Concentrates; Fresh Frozen Plasma

 

Last Updated: 30 Jun 2016

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Point-of-care Assessment of Thrombin Generation and Platelet Function in Children Requiring Cardiopulmonary Bypass
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Platelet Function Tests; Thrombin Generation Tests; Perioperative Coagulopathy

 

Last Updated: 11 Jul 2016

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