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hemostatic

 [he″mo-stat´ik]
1. checking blood flow.
2. hemostat (def. 2).
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

he·mo·stat·ic

(hē'mō-stat'ik),
1. Arresting the flow of blood within the vessels.
2. Synonym(s): antihemorrhagic
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hemostatic

(hē′mə-stăt′ĭk)
adj.
Acting to arrest bleeding or hemorrhage.
n.
A hemostatic device or agent.
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he·mo·stat·ic

(hē'mō-stat'ik)
1. Arresting the flow of blood within the vessels.
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he·mo·stat·ic

(hē'mō-stat'ik)
1. Arresting the flow of blood within the vessels.
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Additional hemostasis was provided with the application of Spongostan[TM] Absorbable Hemostatic Gelatin Sponge (Ethicon, Somerville, NJ, USA) or Surgicel[R] Original Absorbable Hemostat (Ethicon, Somerville, NJ, USA) or a total of 5 mL of Floseal[R] Hemostatic Matrix (Baxter Healthcare, Deerfield, IL).
The patients did not exhibit allergic reactions after the administration of local hemostatic agents.
Carr et al., "Exothermic reaction in zeolite hemostatic dressings: QuikClot ACS and ACS+[R]," Annals of Biomedical Engineering, vol.
Hemostatic effects of BSMP in terms of stopping bleeding were evaluated using a tail amputation model and healthy male Sprague-Dawley (SD) rats (250 [+ or -] 20 g, 7 weeks of age).
Menorrhagia of less than 2 years was significantly less (P=0.026) in patients with hemostatic disorders.
Hemostatic agents vary significandy in cost, but no comparative cost analyses exist.
The primary objective of this investigation will be to collect clinical data concerning the safety and efficacy of Perclot versus a similar marketed hemostatic device in multiple surgical disciplines when used as an adjunct to conventional means of achieving hemostasis such as pressure or ligature.
The survey was composed of 5 sections: demographics, transfusion opinions, topical hemostatic agents, systemic hemostatic agents and procedural hemostatic techniques.