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Table. 2.

Table. 2.

Parameters of the ROTEM assays

Parameter  Displays  Information provided
CT Initiation of clotting Activity of clotting factors, thrombin generation, influence of anticoagulants
CFT Speed of clot formation Fibrin formation, first contribution of platelets
A (x), MCF Clot firmness Contribution of fibrin and platelets
LI (x), ML Clot stability Fibrinolysis

Abbreviations: CT, clotting time; CFT, clot formation time; A (x), amplitude at x min; MCF, maximum clot firmness; LI (x), lysis index at x min; ML, maximum lysis.

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