Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol 2021 Apr 11. Epub 2021 Apr 11.
Division of Pediatric Orthopedics, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hassenfeld Children's Hospital at NYU Langone, NYU Langone Health, 301 E 17 Street, New York, NY, 1003, USA.
Purpose: Tranexamic acid (TXA), a synthetic lysine analogue, has been used in orthopedic procedures to limit blood loss and prevent allogeneic blood transfusions. However, data are scarce on its use in hip reconstruction of patients with cerebral palsy (CP). This study examines the effect of TXA on patients with CP undergoing hip reconstruction with at least two osteotomies. Read More