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Research & Reviews  136 results

Hyperemesis gravidarum and vitamin K deficiency: a systematic review.
https://doi.org/10.1017/S0007114521002865
The British Journal of Nutrition; Nijsten K, van der Minnen LM et. al.

Jul 31st, 2021 - Hyperemesis gravidarum (HG), severe nausea and vomiting in pregnancy, can lead to vitamin deficiencies. Little is known about HG-related vitamin K deficiency. We aim to summarize available evidence on the occurrence of HG-related vitamin K deficie...

Causes of an elevated international normalized ratio in the intensive care unit and the...
https://doi.org/10.1111/trf.16599
Transfusion Cheves JW, DeMarinis S et. al.

Jul 23rd, 2021 - The presence of an elevated international normalized ratio (INR) is common in patients in the intensive care unit (ICU), but the cause rarely determined. These patients are at risk to receive prophylactic plasma prior to invasive procedures. Sampl...

Intracranial hemorrhage secondary to vitamin K deficiency in X-linked myotubular myopathy.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nmd.2021.04.009
Neuromuscular Disorders : NMD; Neese JM, Yum S et. al.

Jun 15th, 2021 - X-linked myotubular myopathy (XLMTM) is a rare congenital myopathy characterized by profound hypotonia and poor respiratory effort at birth. The condition is associated with multiple morbidities including chronic respiratory insufficiency, feeding...

Spontaneous Retrobulbar Hemorrhage in a Previously Healthy Infant.
https://doi.org/10.1097/MPH.0000000000002218
Journal of Pediatric Hematology/oncology; Irawati Y, Pratama A et. al.

Jun 1st, 2021 - Spontaneous retrobulbar hemorrhage is a rare yet vision-threatening condition. We reported a 5-month-old male infant with sudden onset of left eye proptosis with no prior history of getting vitamin K injection after birth. Head computed tomography...

Vitamin K2 Dependent Matrix Gla Protein Relating to Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm and Overa...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejvs.2021.03.016
European Journal of Vascular and endoVascular Surgery : T... Kristensen JSS, Melholt L et. al.

May 6th, 2021 - Inactivation of matrix Gla protein (MGP), using vitamin K antagonists or vitamin K deficiency results in increased vascular calcification, which has been associated with increased risk of symptomatic or ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA). In...

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

Aug 18th, 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 18th, 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.

CDC finds cluster of newborns with late VKDB
https://www.mdedge.com/hematology-oncology/article/187630/thrombosis/cdc-finds-cluster-newborns-late-vkdb
HT Staff

Nov 18th, 2013 - Sleeping newborn Photo by Bertrand Devouard The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has identified a small group of newborns in Tennessee with late vitamin K deficiency bleeding (VKDB). The agency reported 4 cases of late VKDB, a seri.

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