Trauma

Use of Tranexamic Acid in Trauma Patients

Use of tranexamic acid in trauma patients Tranexamic acidis an antifibrinolytic agent and inhibits the activation of plasminogen to plasmin. Trial data (CRASH-2) [ Reference :Effects of tranexamic acid on death, vascular occlusive events, and blood transfusion in trauma patients with significant hemorrhage (CRASH-2): a randomised, placebo-controlled trial, The Lancet, Vol 376, issue 9734, 23-32;…

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Trauma and children – Common reactions in babies and toddlers

Common reactions in babies and toddlers When babies or toddlers are exposed to life-threatening or traumatic events, they become very scared – just like anybody else. Some common reactions may include: • Unusually high levels of distress when separated from their parent or primary carer • A kind of ‘frozen watchfulness’ – the child may…

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