TITLE

2008 - Simplification of the revised Geneva score did not decrease accuracy for diagnosis of pulmonary embolism

AUTHOR(S)
Kline, Jeffry A.
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;3/17/2009, Vol. 150 Issue 3, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article makes a comparative analysis of the simplified version and original version of the revised Geneva score for diagnosing pulmonary embolism (PE). Studies conducted suggest that a simplified version did not differ from the original version of the revised Geneva score for diagnosing PE. 1049 patients with suspected PE participated in the study.
ACCESSION #
38421579

 

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