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Table 4 The baseline characteristics of patients of previous studies

From: The efficacy and safety of tranexamic acid for reducing blood loss following simultaneous bilateral total knee arthroplasty: a multicenter retrospective study

Location of Study Usage DVT PE Other adverse events Statistical differences
UAE (2011) IV Not mentioned 1/20 Not mentioned NS
U.S. (2013) IV 0 0 0 NS
Turkey (2014) IV and Topical 1/41 0 0 NS
U.S. (2015) IV 2/46 0 9/46 NS
China (2016) IV 0 0 0 NS
South Korea (2017) Topical Not mentioned Not mentioned Not mentioned NS
U.S. (2017) IV 0 0 0 NS
China (2019) IV and topical 1/192 and 1/135 0 2/192 and 0/135 NS
  1. DVT deep venous thrombosis, PE pulmonary embolism, UAE United Arab Emirates, IV intravenous, NS not significant