“Antiplatelet or Anticoagulant: Which Affects Graft Outcomes?” with Karen Evans MD and Christopher Attinger MD
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In this episode of the PRS Global Open Keynotes Podcast, Dr. Karen Evans and Dr. Christopher Attinger discuss the safety of continuing antiplatelet and anticoagulant medications in patients undergoing split skin graft procedures.
This episode discusses the following PRS Global Open article: Neither Antiplatelet nor Anticoagulant Therapy Increases Graft Failure after Split-thickness Skin Grafting by Elliot T. Walters, Kevin G. Kim, Paige K. Dekker, Gregory P. Stimac, Shyamin Mehra, Tammer Elmarsafi, John S. Steinberg, Christopher E. Attinger, Paul J. Kim and Karen K. Evans.
Read the articles for free on PRSGlobalOpen.com:https://bit.ly/AntiplateletnorAnticoagulant
Drs. Evans and Attinger are both Professors in the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Medstar Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, DC.
Your host, Dr. Damian Marucci, is a board-certified plastic surgeon and Associate Professor of Surgery at the University of Sydney in Australia.
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