Latest CAT publications
Here you can access the latest research on CAT via a customised feed of abstracts of clinical papers published on PubMed. The combination of search terms providing the feed below is ‘cancer AND thrombosis’. This channel is sorted chronologically. To see more information about a given paper, click the ‘Preview Abstract’ button below, and this will reveal an expanded abstract.
Recombinant porcine factor VIII corrects thrombin generation in vitro in plasma from patients with congenital hemophilia A and inhibitors
CONCLUSIONS: Recombinant porcine factor VIII demonstrated a dose-dependent correction of thrombin generation and clot formation in vitro, dependent on the anti-porcine FVIII inhibitor titer. Procoagulant responses to rpFVIII occurred in plasma containing FVIII inhibitors.Read more
Predictors and mortality risk of venous thromboembolism in patients with COVID-19: systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies
CONCLUSION: VTE in COVID-19 is associated with male gender and severe disease but not with traditional risk factors for VTE. The occurrence of VTE does not appear to be mitigated by either prophylactic or therapeutic anticoagulation. The occurrence of VTE in this population is associated with an increased length of stay but does not appear to impact mortality.Read more