Use of Tranexamic Acid in the ED to Improve Patient-Centered Care

Emily Zentz, RN BSN

Contact: Emily.Zentz@va.gov

Implemented use of topical Tranexamic Acid (TXA) in the VA ED for epistaxis or dental bleed patients currently on anticoagulation medications for comorbid conditions.  Performed chart review to determine if use of topical TXA vs alternate therapies improved patient outcomes and/or satisfaction.

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