1. Which Route of Tranexamic Acid Administration is More Effective to Reduce Blood Loss Following Total Knee Arthroplasty?

Sohrab Keyhani; Ali Akbar Esmailiejah; Mohammadreza Abbasian; Farshad Safdari

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 65-69

Abstract
    Background: The most appropriate route of tranexamic acid administration is controversial. In the current study, we compared the efficacy of intravenous (IV) and topical intra-articular tranexamic acid in reducing blood loss and transfusion rate in patients who underwent primary total knee arthroplasty. ...  Read More

2. Achilles Tendon Repair, A Modified Technique

Sohrab Keyhani; Mohsen Mardani-Kivi; Mohammadreza Abbasian; Mohammad Emami Moghaddam Tehrani; Farivar Abdollahzadeh Lahiji

Volume 1, Issue 2 , December 2013, , Pages 86-89

Abstract
    Background: Wound complications following open repair for acute Achilles tendon ruptures (AATR) remain the subject of significant debate. The aim of this study is to investigate the effects of covering repaired AATR using well-nourished connective tissues (paratenon and deep fascia) to avoid complications ...  Read More