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Beyond a detailed description of the manufacture of Cryoprecipitated AHF and its contents, this program will review guideline-based indications for use of the product. We will focus primarily on evidence for its use as a fibrinogen supplement and alternative sources of fibrinogen, touching briefly on the variety of conditions for which cryoprecipitate is considered second-line therapy. We will also discuss dosing recommendations so learners can assist clinicians in ordering the appropriate amount in the right clinical circumstances.
Upon completion of the workshop, the participant will be able to:
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