- Reduction of blood loss with the use of a new combined intra-operative and post-operative autologous blood transfusion system compared with no drainage in primary total hip replacementW G Horstmann
Isala Clinics, Zwolle, The Netherlands
Bone Joint J 95:616-22. 2013..The use of a new intra- and post-operative autologous blood transfusion filter system results in less total blood loss and a smaller maximum decrease in haemoglobin levels than no-drainage following primary THR...
- Postoperative autologous blood transfusion drain or no drain in primary total hip arthroplasty? A randomised controlled trialWieger G Horstmann
Kennemer Gasthuis, Haarlem, The Netherlands
Int Orthop 36:2033-9. 2012..The purpose of this study was to examine which regimen is superior following THA...
- Dutch orthopedic blood management surveys 2002 and 2007: an increasing use of blood-saving measuresWieger Geert Horstmann
Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Kennemer Gasthuis Haarlem, Boerhaavelaan 22, 2035 RC Haarlem, The Netherlands
Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 130:55-9. 2010..Hip and knee arthroplasties are frequently complicated by the need for allogeneic blood transfusions. The surveys were developed to assess the use of blood-saving measures in orthopedic surgery in the Netherlands in 2002 and 2007...
- Autologous platelet gel in total knee arthroplasty: a prospective randomized studyWieger G Horstmann
Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Kennemer Gasthuis, Location E G, P O Box 417, 2000 AK Haarlem, The Netherlands
Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 19:115-21. 2011..This randomized controlled pilot study was developed to assess the effects of APG after total knee arthroplasty on blood loss, wound healing, pain, range of motion, and hospital stay...