coagulation time


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coagulation time

[kō‚ag·yə′lā·shən ‚tīm]
(physiology)
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Of 10 trials that reported the records of coagulation time, only one trial briefly provided the specific number of coagulation time.
Afterwards, Mucor Miehei rennet enzyme (0,04 mg mL -1 ) was added to skim milk solution and coagulation time was determined according to visual method of Hostettler [14].
(23) reported that sulfated metals (except for nickel) can decrease coagulation time by affecting coagulant factors.
The left main pulmonary artery was then clamped under intravenous heparin injection to achieve an activated coagulation time of 200 s.
The working conditions used for the process of coagulation/flocculation/ sedimentation were used according to Cardoso (2008); with rapid mixing speed (100 rpm), coagulation time (3 min.), slow mixing speed (15 rpm), flocculation time (15 min.) and settling time (60 min.).
Thus, coagulation time of the constant R, reflecting velocity of thromboplastin production, lengthened by 62%, K--time of clot production lengthened by 63%, thromboelastograph constant R/K, showing use of prothrombin by thromboplastin, increased by 3.2%.
They found that protamine 0.1-1.6 U/ml produced significant increases in coagulation time (CT) in thromboplastin-phospholipid containing samples (INTEM), but not in tissue factor containing samples (EXTEM).
Chilli - main ingredient is capsiacin and is know as a powerful pain killer and antioxidant helping to combat heart attack and stroke and even extends blood coagulation time. Capsiacin also has an affinity for fat so it may well be helpful for weight control.
When the coagulation is carried out in the reaction limited aggregation (RLA) regime, a coagulation time of about 1-120 sec, the system can be controlled by mixing to yield dense, spheroidal aggregates with a very narrow particle size distribution.
In one study, serum albumin levels improved with more than a year of lamivudine therapy, and coagulation time diminished.