Abstract:PURPOSE:To conduct a systematized review of the literature about the main local hemostatic measures to control postoperative bleeding in anticoagulated patients.
METHODS:A systematized review of literature was performed in the electronic database Medline (PubMed) without restriction of the publication date. The eligibility criteria were studies involving maintenance of the anticoagulant therapy, prospective studies, retrospective studies, randomized clinical trials, controlled clinical studies, comparative stu… Show more
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