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Table. 2.

Table. 2.

Parameters of the ROTEM assays

Parameter Displays Information provided
CTInitiation of clottingActivity of clotting factors, thrombin generation, influence of anticoagulants
CFTSpeed of clot formationFibrin formation, first contribution of platelets
A (x), MCFClot firmnessContribution of fibrin and platelets
LI (x), MLClot stabilityFibrinolysis

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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