A reduction of prothrombin conversion by cardiac surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass shifts the haemostatic balance towards bleeding

Romy M. W. Kremers*, Y.P.J. Bosch, Saartje Bloemen, Bas de Laat, Patrick W. Weerwind, Bas Mochtar, Jos G. Maessen, Rob J. Wagenvoord, Raed Al Dieri, H. Coenraad Hemker

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9 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)442-451
JournalThrombosis and Haemostasis
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2016


  • Cardiopulmonary bypass
  • thrombin generation
  • thrombin inactivation
  • prothrombin conversion
  • transfusion

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