Case report| Volume 65, ISSUE 5, P684-686, May 2012

Use of tranexamic acid to reduce bleeding in burns surgery

Published:October 10, 2011DOI:


      We describe, for the first time, the use of topical tranexamic acid as an adjunct to traditional methods in the control of bleeding in burns surgery. We illustrate our use with a case example and continue to discuss the reasons we believe it is a useful, effective and safe means of achieving haemostasis.


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