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Octaplex for reversal if warfarin vs FFP

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By Dr Faisal Aijaz Emergency medicine Registrar.
Michael Hickey, Mathieu Gatien, Monica Taljaard, Amiirah Aujnarain, Antonio Giulivi, Jeffrey J Perry
BACKGROUND: Physicians reverse patients' warfarin anticoagulation with frozen plasma or prothrombin complex concentrate. Our objective was to determine adverse event frequency after urgent reversal with frozen plasma versus the prothrombin complex concentrate Octaplex. METHODS AND RESULTS: This natural before-after retrospective cohort study in 2 tertiary care emergency departments compared anticoagulation reversal with frozen plasma (September 2006-August 2008) and with Octaplex (September 2008-August 2010), without other system changes...
July 23, 2013: Circulation
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