Antidepressants and the risk of abnormal bleeding during spinal surgery: a case–control study.
- Published Article
European Spine Journal
- Publication Date
Oct 01, 2012
Clinicians treating patients who are planning to undergo elective spinal surgery and are on an antidepressant medication should be aware of this potential effect and should consider tapering off the serotonergic antidepressant prior to surgery.
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