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UTHealth Houston asks Houston residents about whether to participate in a trauma research study investigating treatment strategies for injured children in danger of bleeding to death

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June 27, 2024

Bleeding is the most common cause of preventable death after injury. Researchers at UTHealth Houston are asking for community input on whether they should participate in a study that will compare two resuscitation treatments: whole blood versus traditional blood component therapy, and tranexamic acid versus no tranexamic acid. The goal is to compare which strategies can improve survival for children who have been seriously injured and are in danger of bleeding to death.











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