Tonsillectomy with argon plasma coagulation (APC): Evaluation of pain and hemorrhage.
Bergler W, Huber K, Hammerschmitt N, Hormann K
Review by : R. K. Spence
The use of argon beam coagulation provides advantages both in reducing blood loss and decreasing operative time. Although transfusion is rare following tonsillectomy, any blood loss prevented is good news.
MISSION: Providing a multidisciplinary forum for dialogue between haematologists, transfusion medicine specialists, anaesthesiologists, intensive care and emergency physicians, surgeons, perfusionists, nurses, biomedical scientists and other healthcare professionals.