Monthly Archives: March 2016

New study sheds light on post-operative bleeding in neonates

Neonatal Image

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:

https://news.ncsu.edu/2016/03/brown-clot-2016/

http://www.labmedica.com/hematology/articles/294763327/fibrin-network-changes-in-neonates-after-cardiopulmonary-bypass.html

http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2016-03/ncsu-ssn030416.php

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

DOI: 10.1097/ALN.0000000000001058

 

Undergraduate Student Colleen Roosa Featured in NCSU Engineering Take Over

Undergraduate researcher Colleen Roosa is featured in the @ncstateengr take over.  Check out @ncstateengr on Instagram for Colleen’s posts about the NCSU engineering experience.  #NCStateEngrTakeover