TITLE

LUNG ALERT: The difficulty in diagnosis of pulmonary embolism

AUTHOR(S)
Wilkinson, T. M. A.
PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
Thorax;Jan2003, Vol. 58 Issue 1, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the difficulty in the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism. Comparison of the two methods on the assessment of the pre-test probability of pulmonary embolism; Identification of the Well's score as an established prediction rule based on six clinical parameters; Use by Geneva score of objective measurements to assess pre-test risk.
ACCESSION #
16589522

 

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