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Tranexamic Acid in Total Joint Arthroplasty

The endorsed clinical practice guides of ASRA, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Association of Hip  and Knee Surgeons

A significant body of literature has been compiled on the use of TXA in hip and knee arthroplasty, but a comprehensive review and analysis of the existing evidence to provide clinical guidance is lacking. The purpose of these guidelines is to improve the treatment of orthopedic surgical patients and reduce practice variation by promoting a multidisciplinary evidence-based approach on the use of TXA.

Fillingham YA, Ramkumar DB, Jevsevar DS, et al. Reg Anesth Pain Med 2019;44:7–11.

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