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Anticoagulants, Antithrombotics, and Antiplatelets

  • Phuong-Tan Nguyen
  • Jessica Erin Sandy
  • Ricardo Munoz
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Alteplase is used for treatment of acute myocardial infarction (MI), acute ischemic stroke, acute, massive pulmonary embolism, and occluded central venous catheters. Alteplase has also been used in pediatric patients with systemic thrombosis.

Keywords

International Normalize Ratio Kawasaki Disease Tranexamic Acid Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura Complete Blood Cell Count 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Phuong-Tan Nguyen
    • 1
  • Jessica Erin Sandy
    • 2
  • Ricardo Munoz
    • 3
  1. 1.General Pediatrics School of PharmacyChildren's Hospital of PittsburghPittsburghUSA
  2. 2.Neonatal Intensive Care School of PharmacyChildren's Hospital of PittsburghPittsburghUSA
  3. 3.Critical Care Medicine, Pediatrics and SurgeryChildren's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMCPittsburghUSA

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