What is the role of hemostatic therapy for hemorrhagic stroke?

Updated: Apr 22, 2019
  • Author: David S Liebeskind, MD, FAAN, FAHA, FANA; Chief Editor: Andrew K Chang, MD, MS  more...
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The use of hemostatic therapy with rFVIIa to stop ongoing hemorrhage or prevent hematoma expansion has generated much interest. However, research to date has failed to support this off-label use of rFVIIa. [36, 37, 38]


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