title: 'tranexamic acid treatment bleeding traumas' published: true publish_date: '31-08-2016 14:56' taxonomy: category:
- travel tag:
- Bleeding 'Post Type':
A London doctor has warned that an important life-saving treatment is not being adopted fast enough even though it is relatively cheap. VoR's Tim Ecott spoke to Professor Ian Roberts from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, who was part of a study into the use of tranexamic acid. According to the study, treatment by tranexamic acid could cut accident deaths by over 100,000 cases a year if used more widely.