The Effects of Arixtra on Wound Drainage Following Total Joint Arthroplasty

2014-08-27 03:21:55 | BioPortfolio


The investigators hypothesize that Arixtra patients will be less likely to experience wound infection than patients who have received low-molecular weight heparin, coumadin or aspirin with mechanical compression.

Study Design

Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment


Total Knee Replacement


Fondaparinux Sodium (Arixtra)


U C Davis
United States


Not yet recruiting


University of California, Davis

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:21:55-0400

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