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Table 7 Reasons for admission

From: Management of Persistent Epistaxis Using Floseal Hemostatic Matrix vs. traditional nasal packing: a prospective randomized control trial

Reason for Admission Number of Patients
Treatment (Floseal) (N = 13) Control(N = 13)
>2 previous packing attemptsa 0 1
Pneumonia 0 1
Hemoglobin <70 0 1
New onset a-fib 1 0
Cardiac Surgery 0 1
Systolic Blood Pressure > 180 0 1
Sphenopalatine artery ligation 1 1
  1. aPrevious packing by non-OHNS clinician