Published by: Kowsar

Alum in Controlling Hepatic Bleeding: An Animal Model Study

Saeed Nouri 1 , Shima Farokhi 2 , * , Bardia Jamali 1 and Mohammad Reza Sharif 3
Authors Information
1 Chemical Injuries Research Center, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Community Health Nursing, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, IR Iran
3 Trauma Research Center, Kashan University of Medical Sciences, Kashan, IR Iran
Article information
  • Thrita: September 30, 2014, 3 (3); e21446
  • Published Online: July 27, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 21, 2014
  • Accepted: June 21, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/thrita.21446

To Cite: Nouri S, Farokhi S, Jamali B, Sharif M R. Alum in Controlling Hepatic Bleeding: An Animal Model Study, Thrita. 2014 ;3(3):e21446. doi: 10.5812/thrita.21446.

Copyright © 2014, Thrita. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License ( which permits copy and redistribute the material just in noncommercial usages, provided the original work is properly cited.
1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
  • 1. Holt DR, Thiel DV, Edelstein S, Brems JJ. Hepatic resections. Arch Surg. 2000; 135(11): 1353-8[PubMed]
  • 2. Jarnagin WR, Gonen M, Fong Y, DeMatteo RP, Ben-Porat L, Little S, et al. Improvement in perioperative outcome after hepatic resection: analysis of 1,803 consecutive cases over the past decade. Ann Surg. 2002; 236(4): 397-406[DOI][PubMed]
  • 3. Makuuchi M, Sano K. The surgical approach to HCC: our progress and results in Japan. Liver Transpl. 2004; 10(2 Suppl 1)-52[DOI][PubMed]
  • 4. Clark WR, Jr, Leather RP. Hemostasis during liver resections. Surgery. 1970; 67(3): 556-7[PubMed]
  • 5. Helewski K, Kowalczyk-Ziomek G, Czecior E, Wyrobiec G, Harabin-Slowinska M, Juszko-Piekut M, et al. Protective effect of intermittent clamping of the portal triad in the rat liver on liver ischemia-reperfusion injury. Hepat Mon. 2011; 11(6): 445-51[PubMed]
  • 6. Bechstein WO, Neuhaus P. [Bleeding problems in liver surgery and liver transplantation]. Chirurg. 2000; 71(4): 363-8[PubMed]
  • 7. Cogbill TH, Moore EE, Jurkovich GJ, Feliciano DV, Morris JA, Mucha P. Severe hepatic trauma: a multi-center experience with 1,335 liver injuries. J Trauma. 1988; 28(10): 1433-8[PubMed]
  • 8. Beal SL. Fatal hepatic hemorrhage: an unresolved problem in the management of complex liver injuries. J Trauma. 1990; 30(2): 163-9[PubMed]
  • 9. David Richardson J, Franklin GA, Lukan JK, Carrillo EH, Spain DA, Miller FB, et al. Evolution in the management of hepatic trauma: a 25-year perspective. Ann Surg. 2000; 232(3): 324-30[PubMed]
  • 10. Nouri S, Sharif MR. Efficacy and safety of ferric chloride in controlling hepatic bleeding; an animal model study. Hepat Mon. 2014; 14(6)[DOI][PubMed]
  • 11. Smith NL, Seale NS, Nunn ME. Ferric sulfate pulpotomy in primary molars: a retrospective study. Pediatr Dent. 2000; 22(3): 192-9[PubMed]
  • 12. Park JH, Kim MR, Kim DY. A philological study on poisoning of Alumen. J East-West Med. 2008; 33: 13-23
  • 13. Kim S, Rethnam S. Hemostasis in endodontic microsurgery. Dent Clin North Am. 1997; 41(3): 499-511[PubMed]
  • 14. Carrillo EH, Richardson JD. The current management of hepatic trauma. Adv Surg. 2001; 35: 39-59[PubMed]
  • 15. Boonstra EA, Molenaar IQ, Porte RJ, de Boer MT. Topical haemostatic agents in liver surgery: do we need them? HPB (Oxford). 2009; 11(4): 306-10[DOI][PubMed]
  • 16. Figueras J, Llado L, Miro M, Ramos E, Torras J, Fabregat J, et al. Application of fibrin glue sealant after hepatectomy does not seem justified: results of a randomized study in 300 patients. Ann Surg. 2007; 245(4): 536-42[DOI][PubMed]
  • 17. Berrevoet F, de Hemptinne B. Use of topical hemostatic agents during liver resection. Dig Surg. 2007; 24(4): 288-93[DOI][PubMed]
  • 18. Heaton N. Advances and methods in liver surgery: haemostasis. Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2005; 17 Suppl 1-12[PubMed]
  • 19. Chapman WC, Clavien PA, Fung J, Khanna A, Bonham A. Effective control of hepatic bleeding with a novel collagen-based composite combined with autologous plasma: results of a randomized controlled trial. Arch Surg. 2000; 135(10): 1200-4[PubMed]
  • 20. Nouri S, Amirbeigy M, Hosseinpour M, Abdorrahim K, Sharif MR, Amirbeigy MK. Evaluation of the Hemostatic Effect of Alum in Controlling External Bleeding in Mouse at Kashan University of Medical Sciences, 2012. Iran J Surg . 2013; 21: 21-9
Creative Commons License Except where otherwise noted, this work is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 4.0 International License .

Search Relations:



Create Citiation Alert
via Google Reader

Readers' Comments