Application of solid Carbon dioxide as a novel hemostatic agent on a hepatectomy model in rats


ÖZEMİR I. A. , BİLGİÇ C., AYTAC E., ASLAN S., BAYRAKTAR B., ISBILEN B., ...More

BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH-INDIA, vol.27, no.3, pp.860-866, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Title of Journal : BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH-INDIA
  • Page Numbers: pp.860-866

Abstract

Background: Blood loss and the prolonged operative time for haemostasis is still a great problem after injury or during elective surgery of the liver. Various topical hemostatic agents were introduced to reduce the blood loss. The aim of this study is to evaluate the afficacy of solid carbon dioxide (SoCO(2)) as a hemostatic agent on hepatectomy model.