Basic Hemostatic Parameters in Patients with Long-Term Oral Anticoagulation Undergoing Cholecystectomy

Koc U., Bostanci E. B., Karaman K., Ercan M., Dalgic T., Ulas M., ...More

JOURNAL OF LAPAROENDOSCOPIC & ADVANCED SURGICAL TECHNIQUES, vol.21, no.5, pp.417-425, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Background: The current hemostatic data in relation to laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) is limited particularly for patients receiving chronic oral anticoagulant treatment. The aim of this study is to assess hemostatic alterations before, during and after LC for the patients placed on long-term oral anticoagulant treatment.