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Research & Reviews  7,044 results

Incidence and prevalence of venous thromboembolism in chronic liver disease: A systemat...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.thromres.2022.05.004
Thrombosis Research; Subhani M, Sheth A et. al.

May 21st, 2022 - Historically, bleeding was thought to be a frequent and fatal complication of liver disease. However, thrombosis due to coagulation disorders in cirrhosis remains a real risk. We aim to systematically analyse published articles to evaluate epidemi...

Validation of the PESI Scale to Predict in-Hospital Mortality in Patients with Pulmonar...
https://doi.org/10.1177/10760296221102940
Clinical and Applied Thrombosis/hemostasis : Official Jou... Muñoz OM, Ruiz-Talero P et. al.

May 21st, 2022 - To evaluate the discriminative ability and the calibration of the Pulmonary Embolism Severity Index (PESI) to predict in-hospital mortality in patients with Pulmonary Embolism (PE) secondary to COVID 19 in two hospitals in Bogotá. External validat...

Combination of circulating miR-125a-5p, miR-223-3p and D-dimer as a novel biomarker for...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjms.2022.04.033
The American Journal of the Medical Sciences; Xu L, Ji C et. al.

May 20th, 2022 - Deep venous thrombosis (DVT) is a thrombus formed in the deep venous cavity and can cause a fatal pulmonary embolism. Since circulating miRNAs are used as molecular markers for the early warning and diagnosis of various diseases, such as tumors an...

Ultrasound-facilitated, catheter-directed thrombolysis versus anticoagulation alone for...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ahj.2022.05.011
American Heart Journal; Klok FA, Piazza G et. al.

May 20th, 2022 - Due to the bleeding risk of full-dose systemic thrombolysis and the lack of major trials focusing on the clinical benefits of catheter-directed treatment, heparin antiocoagulation remains the standard of care for patients with intermediate-high-ri...

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Guidelines  26 results

Appropriate Use of Point-of-Care Ultrasonography in Patients With Acute Dyspnea in Emer...
https://doi.org/10.7326/M20-7844
Annals of Internal Medicine; Qaseem A, Etxeandia-Ikobaltzeta I et. al.

Apr 27th, 2021 - The American College of Physicians (ACP) developed this guideline to provide clinical recommendations on the appropriate use of point-of-care ultrasonography (POCUS) in patients with acute dyspnea in emergency department (ED) or inpatient settings...

Canadian Society of Thoracic Radiology/Canadian Association of Radiologists Best Practi...
https://doi.org/10.1177/08465371211000739
Canadian Association of Radiologists Journal = Journal L'... Nguyen ET, Hague C et. al.

Mar 31st, 2021 - The investigation of acute pulmonary embolism is a common task for radiologists in Canada. Technical image quality and reporting quality must be excellent; pulmonary embolism is a life-threatening disease that should not be missed but overdiagnosi...

Canadian Society of Thoracic Radiology/Canadian Association of Radiologists Best Practi...
https://doi.org/10.1177/08465371211000737
Canadian Association of Radiologists Journal = Journal L'... Nguyen ET, Hague C et. al.

Mar 31st, 2021 - Acute pulmonary embolism (APE) is a well-recognized cause of circulatory system compromise and even demise which can frequently present a diagnostic challenge for the physician. The diagnostic challenge is primarily due to the frequency of indeter...

Emerging challenges in the evaluation of fever in cancer patients at risk of febrile ne...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7682766
Supportive Care in Cancer : Official Journal of the Multi... Cooksley T, Font C et. al.

Nov 25th, 2020 - Patients with cancer are at higher risk of more severe COVID-19 infection and have more associated complications. The position paper describes the management of cancer patients, especially those receiving anticancer treatment, during the COVID-19 ...

American Society of Hematology 2020 guidelines for management of venous thromboembolism...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7556153
Blood Advances; Ortel TL, Neumann I et. al.

Oct 3rd, 2020 - Venous thromboembolism (VTE), which includes deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE), occurs in ∼1 to 2 individuals per 1000 each year, corresponding to ∼300 000 to 600 000 events in the United States annually. These evidence-based ...

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Drugs  273 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  262 results

Pulmonary Embolism International THrOmbolysis Study-3
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04430569

May 6th, 2022 - In patients with intermediate-risk pulmonary embolism, full-dose thrombolytic treatment was associated with a reduction in the combined risk of hemodynamic instability or death but was also associated with an increased risk of major and intracrani...

COVID-19 Thrombosis Prevention Trials: Post-hospital Thromboprophylaxis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04650087

May 5th, 2022 - This study is an adaptive, prospective, randomized platform trial designed to compare the effectiveness and safety of antithrombotic therapy with no antithrombotic therapy after hospitalization for 48 hours or longer for COVID-19. For Stage 1 of t...

The Role of Ischemia Modified Albumin in Patients With COVID-19
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05286268

May 5th, 2022 - Endothelial activation and dysfunction are associated with COVID-19 severity. Epidemiological studies suggest that severe cases or deaths due to COVID-19 frequently present with underlying comorbidities, such as advanced age, hypertension, diabete...

Point-of-care Lung Ultrasound (POCUS)-Integrated Study of Admitted Patients With COVID-19
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05228717

Apr 29th, 2022 - A. SPECIFIC AIMS To define the lung ultrasound profile of patients admitted with COVID-19 pneumonia, hypoxia, or hypoxemic respiratory failure. To document the progression of POCUS findings in admitted patients with COVID-19 respiratory failure. A...

PREVENTion of Clot in Orthopaedic Trauma
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02984384

Apr 27th, 2022 - Patients who sustain orthopaedic trauma are at an increased risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE), including fatal pulmonary embolism (PE). Current guidelines recommend low-molecular-weight heparin (LMWH) for VTE prophylaxis in orthopaedic trauma p...

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News  1,165 results

Post-Pulmonary Embolism Impairment Frequent, Follow-Up Urged After Acute PE
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/974232

May 19th, 2022 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - In a large study of patients with acute pulmonary embolism (PE), chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH) was rare, but post-pulmonary embolism impairment (PPEI) was not. Researchers suggest systematic foll...

Fast Five Quiz: Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/969947

May 17th, 2022 - Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH) is a rare and late complication of acute pulmonary embolism (PE) that has not resolved despite adequate anticoagulation. In most patients with PE, resolution of the embolus and restoration of b...

43-year-old male • fatigue • unintentional weight loss • pancytopenia • Dx?
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/254462/musculoskeletal-disorders
MDedge Family Medicine; Isabella Buzzo Bellon Brout, MD, Caitlin A. Nicholson, MD et. al.

May 10th, 2022 - THE CASE A 43-year-old Black male presented to his primary care physician with an 8-month history of progressive fatigue, weakness, and unintentional weight loss. The patient’s history also included antiphospholipid antibody syndrome (APS) with pr.

Oncology Case Challenge: A 46-Year-Old Mother With Severe, Constant Abdominal Pain
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/971546

Apr 13th, 2022 - Editor's Note: The Case Challenge series includes difficult-to-diagnose conditions, some of which are not frequently encountered by most clinicians but are nonetheless important to accurately recognize. Test your diagnostic and treatment skills us...

Risks of 'Time-critical' Pulmonary Embolism Being Missed in Emergency Departments Highlighted in New Report
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/970923

Mar 25th, 2022 - A new national safety investigation by the Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch (HSIB) has uncovered a number of key challenges for healthcare staff when diagnosing 'time-critical' pulmonary embolism (PE) in the emergency department (ED). The HS...

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Patient Education  15 results see all →