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Plasma Substitutes

Any liquid used to replace blood plasma, usually a saline solution, often with serum albumins, dextrans or other preparations. These substances do not enhance the oxygen- carrying capacity of blood, but merely replace the volume. They are also used to treat dehydration.
Also Known As:
Expanders, Blood; Expanders, Plasma Volume; Substitutes, Plasma; Volume Expanders, Plasma; Blood Expanders; Plasma Volume Expanders
Networked: 106 relevant articles (3 outcomes, 10 trials/studies)

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1. Boldt, Joachim: 3 articles (08/2010 - 02/2006)
2. Van Eenoo, P: 1 article (06/2014)
3. Esposito, S: 1 article (06/2014)
4. Deventer, K: 1 article (06/2014)
5. Roels, K: 1 article (06/2014)
6. Herregods, L: 1 article (06/2014)
7. Verstraete, A: 1 article (06/2014)
8. Giron, A J: 1 article (06/2014)
9. Kuntsche, Judith: 1 article (06/2013)
10. Leimert, Anja: 1 article (06/2013)

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