PulmCrit- TEG for cirrhotic coagulopathy: Time for clinical implementation?

Introduction Traditional coagulation studies (especially the INR) fail miserably in cirrhosis.  Thromboelastography (TEG) is a superior approach for understanding the global balance of pro-coagulants versus anti-coagulants in these patients.  This isn’t anything particularly new – for example, it was explored in this post from 2015 (if you’re not familiar with this concept already, it’s explained … Continue reading PulmCrit- TEG for cirrhotic coagulopathy: Time for clinical implementation?