haemostasis


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he·mo·sta·sis

(hē'mō-stā'sis)
1. The arrest of bleeding.
2. The arrest of circulation in a part.
3. Stagnation of blood.
Synonym(s): haemostasis.
[hemo- + G. stasis, a standing]

haemostasis

1. Deliberate arrest of bleeding by local compression or clamping of bleeding vessels, by the use of ties (ligatures) around arteries and by various forms of cautery. Haemostasis is essential during surgical procedures to prevent the field of operation becoming obscured by blood.
2. The natural processes by which bleeding stops-constriction of small damaged arteries and blood clotting (coagulation).

he·mo·sta·sis

(hē'mō-stā'sis)
1. Arrest of bleeding.
2. Arrest of circulation in a part.
3. Stagnation of blood.
Synonym(s): haemostasis.
[hemo- + G. stasis, a standing]
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For the Subcommittee on von Willebrand Factor of the Scientific and Standardization Committee of the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis," Thrombosis and Haemostasis,vol.71,no.4,pp.520-525,1994.
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Huo et al., "Oral dabigatran versus enoxaparin for thromboprophylaxis after primary total hip arthroplasty (RE-NOVATE II): a randomised, double-blind, non-inferiority trial," Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis, vol.
Our studies of platelet haemostasis section showed that significant changes in platelet haemostasis section were observed in patients of the risk group for miscarriage even out of pregnancy: for example, platelet count in the index group patients was significantly lower than that of the control group (P<0.05), (Table 2).
A five-year overview of this scoring system was published on behalf of the SSC on DIC of the ISTH in the March 2007 issue of Thrombosis and Haemostasis and concluded that a score of five or greater can identify overt DIC.
The Australasian Society of Thrombosis & Haemostasis (ASTH) has stated during a meeting in Sydney, Australia that the risk of fatal deep vein thrombosis (DVT) from flying has been grossly overstated.
Results from the main phase of 24 weeks of the two phase 2 trials were presented at the 27th International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis Congress.
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Mosesson, "Fibrinogen and fibrin structure and functions," Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis, vol.
Thyroid surgery can be performed safely with the appropriate technique, meticulous haemostasis and precise knowledge of the anatomy.
Chapel Hill, NC, January 21, 2016 --(PR.com)-- The International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH) announces its new international clinical Core Curriculum on thrombosis and hemostasis, the first framework of its kind to define the minimum standards for a medical doctor to attain a level of proficiency to enable them to practice independently as specialists in the field.