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Table 2 Local availabilities of blood products and haemostatic agents

From: Diversity in clinical management and protocols for the treatment of major bleeding trauma patients across European level I Trauma Centres

   No. of centres %
Blood products RBCs 6 100
Platelet concentrates (single platelet units or aphaeresis packs) 6 100
FFPs 5 83.3
Cryoprecipitate (FVIII, Fibrinogen, vWF, FXIII) 4 66.7
Thawed fresh plasma 3 50
Octaplas 1 16.7
Factor concentrates Fibrinogen concentrate 5 83.3
Single factor concentrate (rFVIIa) 5 83.3
Prothrombin complex concentrate (3- or 4-factor PCC concentrates; PPSB) FII; FVII; FIX; FX, protein C and S 5 83.3
Single factor concentrate (FXIII) 3 50
Single factor concentrate (other) 1 16.7
Supportive drugs Tranexamic acid 6 100
Calcium (Ca2+) 6 100
Vitamin K 5 83.3
Aminocaproic acid 1 16.7