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Table 2 Standard coagulation tests before and after molecular adsorbent recirculating system treatment (pooled data)

From: Molecular adsorbent recirculating system and hemostasis in patients at high risk of bleeding: an observational study

Parameter Before MARS treatment After MARS treatment p
  Median (interquartile range) Range Median (interquartile range) Range  
PT (%) 28 (16–40.2) 5–129 27 (17.5–46.2) 5–92 0.93
aPTT (s) 57.6 (49.5–68.2) 32–103 54 (46.9–70.5) 33–121 0.94
TT (s) 16.7 (14.8–20.1) 10–120 17.6 (15.1–21.1) 11.4–60 0.02
Fibrinogen (mg/dl) 145 (91.7–312) 42–1,120 142 (74.7–319) 13–1,020 0.006
AT (%) 43 (27–61) 12–127 42 (26.7–59.2) 8–120 0.14
Platelets (G/l) 60.5 (28.5–85.5) 8–352 44 (23–77.5) 6–254 <0.0001
Hematocrit (%) 30 (27–33) 22–45 30 (27–32.5) 19–40 0.95
  1. AT, antithrombin; aPTT, activated partial thromboplastin time; PT, prothrombin time; TT, thrombin time.