Bivalirudin for Cardiopulmonary Bypass in the Setting of Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia and Combined Heart and Kidney Transplantation—Diagnostic and Therapeutic Challenges

Ankeet A. Choxi, Prakash A. Patel, John G. Augoustides, Julio Benitez-Lopez, Jacob T. Gutsche, Hani Murad, Yiliam F. Rodriguez-Blanco, Michael Fabbro, Kendall P. Crookston, Neal S. Gerstein

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8 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)354-364
Number of pages11
JournalJournal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia
Issue number1
StatePublished - Feb 1 2017


  • American College of Chest Physicians
  • American Society of Hematology
  • North American Specialized Coagulation Laboratory Association
  • antibody titer
  • argatroban
  • bivalirudin
  • bleeding
  • enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay
  • glycoprotein IIa/IIIb
  • heart transplantation
  • heparin-induced thrombocytopenia
  • iloprost
  • optical density
  • plasmapheresis
  • platelet anesthesia
  • platelet factor 4
  • serotonin-release assay
  • thrombosis
  • tirofiban
  • transfusion
  • type I
  • type II

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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