Accession Number:

ADP003870

Title:

Hemostatic Changes in a Canine Model of Combined Injury,

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Corporate Author:

ARMED FORCES RADIOBIOLOGY RESEARCH INST BETHESDA MD

Report Date:

1983-04-29

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

In preparation for the development of a canine model of combined injury, we prospectively evaluated, in vitro, the fluid-phase status of the coagulation system in beagle dogs. Utilizing practical and well-established testing procedures, we obtained baseline data on animals undergoing surgical procedures andor limited exposure to radiation andor infection.

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE