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Tranexamic acid for the prevention and treatment of tonsillectomy-related haemorrhage in adults

  1. Vamsidhar Vallamkondu*,
  2. Kim Ah-See,
  3. John Rocke,
  4. Miles Bannister

Editorial Group: Cochrane Ear, Nose and Throat Disorders Group

Published Online: 18 SEP 2013

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010740


How to Cite

Vallamkondu V, Ah-See K, Rocke J, Bannister M. Tranexamic acid for the prevention and treatment of tonsillectomy-related haemorrhage in adults (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 9. Art. No.: CD010740. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010740.

Author Information

  1. Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Aberdeen, UK

*Vamsidhar Vallamkondu, Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Aberdeen, UK. vams21@doctors.org.uk.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 18 SEP 2013

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Abstract

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  2. Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

  1. To determine the effectiveness of tranexamic acid in reducing tonsillectomy-related haemorrhage in adults.
  2. To identify the morbidity associated with the administration of tranexamic acid.