clinically significant bleeding


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clinically significant bleeding

Bleeding that causes hemodynamic instability (blood pressure less than 100 mm Hg or pulse more than 100 beats per min) or requires a transfusion of more than 2 units of blood in 24 hours.
See also: bleeding
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(1) Clinically significant bleeding following a dental procedure has been defined as bleeding that continues beyond 12 hours, causes the patient to call or return to the dental practice or other provider, results in the development of a large hematoma or bruising within the oral soft tissues, or requires a blood transfusion.
It has been shown to be less effective in reducing clinically significant bleeding from SRMD than H2RAs (5) in a recent, large metaanalysis.
It's unclear whether any of our research definitions of clinically significant bleeding have ever been validated as clinically important to our patients.
No incidence of clinically significant bleeding was noted in either phase.
Clinically significant bleeding in incurable cancer patients: effectiveness of hemostatic radiotherapy.

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