Sep
2001

Aprotinin in orthotopic liver transplantation: Evidence for a prohemostatic, but not a prothrombotic, effect.

Molenaar IQ, Legnani C, Groenland TH, et al.
Liver Transplant 2001;7(10):896-903.
NATA Rating :
Review by : W. Dietrich
NATA Review
This study supports the hypothesis that aprotinin is an anticoagulant which prolongs the aPTT and has no or marginal risks of thromboembolic complications.

– Wulf Dietrich.