pleurodesis for malignant pleural effusions: A comparison of bleomycin or tranexamic acid alone versus a combination of both
ABSTRACT BACKGROUND and OBJECTIVE: Searching for the ideal pleurodesis agent still continues, Bleomycin is one of the most commonly used agents for pleurodesis. Tranexamic acid have been reported as a cheap pleurodesis agent by many authors. In this study, we evaluate the efficacy, safety and cost of using a combination of bleomycin and Tranexamic acid versus each agent alone. METHODS: ... Read more