What is included in prehospital care for hemophilia A?

Updated: Jun 05, 2020
  • Author: Douglass A Drelich, MD; Chief Editor: Srikanth Nagalla, MBBS, MS, FACP  more...
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Rapid transport to definitive care is the mainstay of prehospital care. Prehospital care providers should do the following:

  • Apply aggressive hemostatic techniques

  • Assist patients capable of self-administered factor therapy

  • Gather focused historical data if the patient is unable to communicate

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