- Correction. // American Family Physician;10/15/2004, Vol. 70 Issue 8, p1454
Presents a correction to the article "DVT and Pulmonary Embolism: Part 1. Diagnosis" that was previously published in the June 15, 2004 issue of "American Family Physicians."
- Erratum to: Comprehensive evaluation of CT pulmonary angiography for patients suspected of having pulmonary embolism. Yen-Ting Lin; I-Chen Tsai; Wei-Lin Tsai; Tain Lee; Min-Chi Chen; Pao-Chun Lin; Si-Wa Chan // International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging;Feb2010 Supplement 1, Vol. 26, p121
A correction to the article "Comprehensive Evaluation of CT Pulmonary Angiography for Patients Suspected of Having Pulmonary Embolism" that was published in a previous issue is presented.
- Pulmonary embolism: Common, elusive, and deadly. Hirsh, Jack; Hampson, Neil B.; Panacek, Edward A.; Tapson, Victor F. // Patient Care;3/1/1998, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p39
Presents information as it relates to the occurrence of pulmonary embolism (PE). Factors which influence the onset of PE; Symptoms of PE; Average number of PE cases which were fatal. INSETS: The latest in PE diagnosis;The lessons of PIOPED;Initial management of pulmonary embolism;A new look at...
- Ekos completes SEATTLE II trial for treatment of PE. // Medical Device Daily;3/21/2013, Vol. 17 Issue 55, p9
The article reports on the completion of the second major trial of Ekos, a Bothell, Washington-based privately held company, for the treatment of pulmonary embolism.
- High homocysteine levels should be lowered in patients with pulmonary embolism. // Modern Medicine;Oct97, Vol. 65 Issue 10, p30
Focuses on the case-control study on the association of hyperhomocysteinemia on the development of pulmonary embolism. Increase on the risk for myocardial infarction and stroke; Importance of folate and vitamin B6 and B12 supplements.
- Obesity increases risk of pulmonary embolism. Westall, Jessica // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);03/01/97, Vol. 314 Issue 7081, p627
Reports that obesity, smoking and hypertension increases the risk for pulmonary embolism among women. Findings from a nurses' health study in the United States; Body mass index associated with increased risk.
- Images of a pulmonary embolus: classic and contemporary. Kirkpatrick, Iain D.C.; Meyers, Michael P. // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/3/2002, Vol. 167 Issue 5, p511
Presents images of pulmonary embolus.
- Infected right atrial thrombus presenting as pulmonary embolism complicating central venous... Sajjad, A.; Carey, P.A. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);11/11/95, Vol. 311 Issue 7015, p1288
Presents a case that illustrates other potential sources of pulmonary embolism aside from the iliac and femoral veins. Recurrence of pulmonary emboli despite adequate anticoagulation; Tricuspid valve replacement in the patient; Local trauma from central venous catheters.
- Asymmetry of the calves is abnormal; may mean deep vein thrombosis. // Modern Medicine;Aug94, Vol. 62 Issue 8, p36
Presents an abstract of the article `Asymmetry of the calves in the assessment of patients with suspected acute pulmonary embolism,' by P.D. Stein, J.W. Gopalakrishnan, et al., published in `Chest' journal in May 1995.