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Partial Thromboplastin Time (PTT)
Prothrombin Time (PT)
Convert Fibrinogen to Fibrin
Stabilizes the Platelet Plug
Dark Green Leafy Vegetables
Synthesized by Intestinal Flora
Activated by Epoxide Reductase
Gamma Carboxylation of Glutamate
Activation of Clotting Factors II, VII, IX, X, Protein C and S
Deficiency with Broad Spectrum Antibiotics
Neonatal Hemorrhage with Increased PT and aPTT
Warfarin is a Vitamin K Antagonist
Mechanism of Action
Interferes with Vitamin K-dependent Clotting Factors
Bridge with Heparin
FFP + Vitamin K
Endothelial Cells are Damaged
Platelets Respond to Exposed Collagen and Stick
Platelets Release Recruiting Factors
More Platelets are Attracted
Soluble Fibrinogen Turns to Insoluble Fibrin
Fibrin Seals the Clot
Liver Produces Clotting Factors
Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (DIC)
Activation of Clotting Factors
Deficiency of Clotting Factors
Mechanism of Action
Antithrombin Activation Cofactor
Decrease Thrombin, Factor Xa
Heparin Induced Thrombocytopenia (HIT)
Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
Used during Pregnancy
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