Tranexamic acid and trauma

James Jarman and Andrew Brier
Med J Aust 2014; 200 (5): . || doi: 10.5694/mja13.00021
Published online: 17 March 2014

To the Editor: Gruen and colleagues1 have not accurately represented the current safety data on the risk of vascular occlusive events (VOE) with tranexamic acid (TxA), including deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE).

  • James Jarman
  • Andrew Brier

  • Department of Anaesthetics, Mackay Base Hospital, Mackay, QLD.

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