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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.
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
Not yet recruiting
University of California, Davis
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:21:55-0400
Arixtra (fondaparinux sodium) was the first selective Factor Xa inhibitor to be marketed. As with all anticoagulants, an important adverse event associated with Arixtra use is haemorrhage....
This is a randomized trial to compare intermittent compression devices with or without post-operative Arixtra (fondaparinux sodium) in women undergoing major abdominal surgery for known or...
The purpose of this research study is to determine the efficacy and safety of fondaparinux (Arixtra) in preventing death and repeat heart attacks and their complications.
Fondaparinux is an anticoagulant used in the prevention and treatment of thromboembolic disease. It has recently been approved in the European Union (EU) for the treatment of patients with...
The purpose of this research study is to obtain experience in the use of fondaparinux (Arixtra) as compared to heparin when administered to patients who undergo percutaneous coronary inter...
To compare outcomes of total knee replacement (TKR) and total hip replacement (THR) for individuals with RA and OA.
To investigate whether the presence of knee crepitus is associated with the occurrence of total knee replacement (TKR), quality of life and deficits in physical function at long-term.
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Although patellectomy is a rarely performed surgical procedure, patients may still progress to develop osteoarthritis of the tibiofemoral compartments leading to total knee replacement surgery. Due to...
To estimate the lifetime risk of total knee replacement surgery (TKR) including unicompartmental knee replacement surgery (UKR) for osteoarthritis (OA) in New Zealand, and to identify if lifetime risk...
Replacement of the knee joint.
Replacement for a knee joint.
Partial or total replacement of a joint.
Partial or total replacement of one or more FINGERS, or a FINGER JOINT.
The replacement of intervertebral discs in the spinal column with artificial devices. The procedure is done in the lumbar or cervical spine to relieve severe pain resulting from INTERVERTEBRAL DISC DEGENERATION.
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