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Figure 2

From: Bench-to-bedside review: Optimising emergency reversal of vitamin K antagonists in severe haemorrhage – from theory to practice

Figure 2

Calculation of prothrombin complex concentrate dose for anticoagulant reversal in bleeding patients [2]. The proposed 'calculation of dose' method is difficult to manage in an emergency situation when immediate normalisation of the international normalised ratio (INR) is required to stop life-threatening bleeding. Reproduced with permission from Massachusetts Medical Society.

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