Episode 71 – Intravenous Iron

Welcome back Rounds Table Listeners!

We are back today with our Classic Rapid Fire Podcast!

This week, Drs. Mike Fralick and Justin Boyle discuss two recent papers exploring the role of intravenous iron infusions in heart failure with iron deficiency and preventing blood transfusion requirements in patients with hip fracture. Two papers, here we go!

  1. Ferric Carboxymaltose in Heart Failure with Iron Deficiency (0:00 – 8:12).

  2. Ferric derisomaltose and tranexamic acid, combined or alone, for reducing blood transfusion in patients with hip fracture (the HiFIT trial) (8:12 – 19:00).

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