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ALLMedicine™ Vitamin K Deficiency Center

Research & Reviews  361 results

Treatment to reduce vascular calcification in hemodialysis patients using vitamin K (Tr...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7478798
Medicine Haroon SW, Tai BC et. al.

Sep 9th, 2020 - End stage renal failure patients on hemodialysis have significant vascular calcification This is postulated to be related to sub-clinical vitamin K deficiency, which is prevalent in hemodialysis patients. Vitamin K deficiency result in the failure...

Vitamin K deficiency: an emerging player in the pathogenesis of vascular calcification ...
https://doi.org/10.1152/ajprenal.00278.2020
American Journal of Physiology. Renal Physiology; Levy DS, Grewal R et. al.

Aug 24th, 2020 - Vascular calcification is a known complication of chronic kidney disease (CKD). The prevalence of vascular calcification in patients with non-dialysis-dependent CKD stages 3-5 has been shown to be as high as 79% (20). Vascular calcification has be...

Vaccine safety surveillance informs public health policy beyond immunization: A case-se...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7482439
Vaccine Pradhan R, Sharma Gautam J et. al.

Aug 13th, 2020 - Surveillance for adverse events following immunization (AEFI) is important to monitor vaccine safety and should lead to appropriate responses to improve health and immunization program. Bleeding following vaccination is not recognized as an import...

Educating Parents on Vitamin K Prophylaxis for Newborns.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nwh.2020.05.005
Nursing for Women's Health; Holley SL, Green K et. al.

Aug 10th, 2020 - Vitamin K is important in the clotting cascade, and vitamin K prophylaxis is important in preventing vitamin K deficiency bleeding (VKDB) in newborns. Breastfed newborns have been found to be particularly vulnerable to VKDB. Although oral vitamin ...

An Unusual Presentation of Hemorrhagic Disease in an Infant: A Probable Case of Abetali...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MPH.0000000000001831
Journal of Pediatric Hematology/oncology; Sivamurukan P, Boddu D et. al.

May 20th, 2020 - We report a probable case of abetalipoproteinemia in an infant who presented with unusual symptoms of late-onset vitamin K deficiency. Abetalipoproteinemia is a rare autosomal recessive disease caused by mutation of the microsomal triglyceride tra...

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Guidelines  1 results

Prevention of Vitamin K Deficiency Bleeding in Newborn Infants: A Position Paper by the...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MPG.0000000000001232
Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition; Mihatsch WA, Braegger C et. al.

Apr 6th, 2016 - Vitamin K deficiency bleeding (VKDB) due to physiologically low vitamin K plasma concentrations is a serious risk for newborn and young infants and can be largely prevented by adequate vitamin K supplementation. The aim of this position paper is t...

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Drugs  49 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  431 results

Mephyton - phytonadione tablet-A-S Medication Solutions
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=158041d2-c307-4ae0-b8c9-00c441976937

Nov 16th, 2020 - Mephyton is indicated in the following coagulation disorders which are due to faulty formation of factors II, VII, IX and X when caused by vitamin K deficiency or interference with vitamin K activity. Mephyton tablets are indicated in: •anticoagul...

Phytonadione - phytonadione injection, emulsion-General Injectables & Vaccines, Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=902eb3ff-4b34-4b2b-9a64-7f206ebfed90

Sep 27th, 2020 - Phytonadione injectable emulsion, USP is indicated in the following coagulation disorders which are due to faulty formation of factors II, VII, IX and X when caused by Vitamin K deficiency or interference with Vitamin K activity. Phytonadione inje...

Treatment to reduce vascular calcification in hemodialysis patients using vitamin K (Tr...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7478798
Medicine Haroon SW, Tai BC et. al.

Sep 9th, 2020 - End stage renal failure patients on hemodialysis have significant vascular calcification This is postulated to be related to sub-clinical vitamin K deficiency, which is prevalent in hemodialysis patients. Vitamin K deficiency result in the failure...

Vitamin K deficiency: an emerging player in the pathogenesis of vascular calcification ...
https://doi.org/10.1152/ajprenal.00278.2020
American Journal of Physiology. Renal Physiology; Levy DS, Grewal R et. al.

Aug 24th, 2020 - Vascular calcification is a known complication of chronic kidney disease (CKD). The prevalence of vascular calcification in patients with non-dialysis-dependent CKD stages 3-5 has been shown to be as high as 79% (20). Vascular calcification has be...

Vaccine safety surveillance informs public health policy beyond immunization: A case-se...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7482439
Vaccine Pradhan R, Sharma Gautam J et. al.

Aug 13th, 2020 - Surveillance for adverse events following immunization (AEFI) is important to monitor vaccine safety and should lead to appropriate responses to improve health and immunization program. Bleeding following vaccination is not recognized as an import...

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News  21 results

Anti-Vax Parents Refusing Vitamin K, Too
https://www.medpagetoday.com/pediatrics/generalpediatrics/47282

Aug 19th, 2014 - Action Points Note that this Canadian population cohort study suggests that neonatal vitamin K refusal has been on the rise in recent years. It appears that deliveries utilizing midwives and birthing centers have higher rates of vitamin K refusal....

Neonatal Vitamin K Refusal Linked to Immunization Refusal ‏
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/830059

Aug 17th, 2014 - Refusal of neonatal vitamin K is uncommon and is linked to midwife delivery at home or in a birth center and refusal of immunization, according to a retrospective, population-based cohort study published in the September issue of Pediatrics. "Neon...

Neonatal Vitamin K Refusal Linked to Immunization Refusal ‏
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/830059

Aug 17th, 2014 - Refusal of neonatal vitamin K is uncommon and is linked to midwife delivery at home or in a birth center and refusal of immunization, according to a retrospective, population-based cohort study published in the September issue of Pediatrics. "Neon...

Rise in VKDB cases prompts call for a tracking system
https://www.mdedge.com/hematology-oncology/article/185947/thrombosis/rise-vkdb-cases-prompts-call-tracking-system
HT Staff

May 7th, 2014 - Smiling baby Credit: Petr Kratochvil Physicians at a Tennessee hospital have seen a rise in late-onset vitamin K deficiency bleeding (VKDB) in young infants, due to parents declining a vitamin K shot at birth. Over a period of 8 months, 7 infants.

Vitamin K deficiency bleeding in infants tied to insufficient parent knowledge of risks
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/78967/gynecology/vitamin-k-deficiency-bleeding-infants-tied-insufficient-parent
Tara Haelle

Nov 19th, 2013 - More than a quarter of infants born in Nashville area birthing centers – eight times the rate among infants born in one Nashville area hospital – did not receive vitamin K after birth in 2013 because parents declined it, a study has found. The fin.

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