Balanced Blood Product Transfusion during Adult Liver Transplantation

Soheyla Milani; Monavvar Afzal Aghaee; Hamideh Shademan; Nima Khodarahmi; Razia Toloue

Volume 24, Issue 11 , 2022

  Background: Orthotopic liver transplant (LT) is often associated with massive blood loss and significant transfusion requirements. Recent recommendations for resuscitation strategy in massive bleeding include the transfusion of balanced blood products, fresh frozen plasma (FFP), platelets, packed red ...  Read More

Effect of Serum Hepcidin on Predicting Mortality in Hemodialysis Patients: A Prospective Cohort Study

Ling Sun; Lu-Xi Zou; Yan Lu; Na Deng; Hui-Xin Wang

Volume 21, Issue 3 , 2019, Pages 1-7

  Background: Hepcidin is a key regulator of iron homeostasis, while the clinical utility of hepcidin remains uncertain in hemodial- ysis (HD) patients.Objectives: Our study aimed to evaluate the predictive effect of serum hepcidin-25 on mortality in HD patients.Methods: A prospective observational cohort ...  Read More