A new study published in Anesthesiology by the AWH lab at NCSU and UNC with collaborators at Emory University, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and the Georgia Institute of Technology demonstrates significant differences between the blood clot structure in adults and newborns, helping researchers better understand the challenges in addressing post-operative bleeding in neonatal patients.
This research has been detailed at the following links:
Fibrin network changes in neonates after cardiopulmonary bypass
Authors: Ashley C. Brown, North Carolina State University and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Riley Hannan and Thomas H. Barker, Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University; Lucas H. Timmins, Emory University; Janet D. Fernandez, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta; and Nina A Guzzetta, Emory University and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
Published: online March 3, Anesthesiology