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Research & Reviews  8,080 results

Sports Imaging of COVID-19: A Multi-Organ System Review of Indications and Imaging Find...
https://doi.org/10.1177/19417381221106448
Sports Health; Rashidi A, Fritz J

Jun 25th, 2022 - Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) was first identified in December 2019 in Wuhan, China. Although coronavirus disease-19 (COVID-19) affects every population group, the sports community and athletes require special consid...

Electrocardiographic findings associated with early clinical deterioration in acute pul...
https://doi.org/10.1111/acem.14554
Academic Emergency Medicine : Official Journal of the Soc... Weekes AJ, Raper JD et. al.

Jun 25th, 2022 - We sought to determine associations of early ECG patterns with clinical deterioration (CD) within 5 days and with RV abnormality (abnlRV) by echocardiography in PE. In this prospective, multicenter study of newly confirmed PE patients, early echoc...

Computed Tomography Pulmonary Angiography Utilization in the Emergency Department Durin...
https://doi.org/10.1097/RTI.0000000000000649
Journal of Thoracic Imaging; Schulz K, Mao L et. al.

Jun 25th, 2022 - To determine if computed tomography pulmonary angiography (CTPA) ordering increased significantly during the COVID-19 pandemic in an emergency department (ED) setting; if positive findings for pulmonary embolism (PE) increased to the same degree; ...

Blood Markers of Inflammation, Blood Clotting and Blood Vessel Function in HIV-infected Adults
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00776412

Jun 24th, 2022 - D-dimer, a fibrin degradation product generated as a result of plasmin mediated clot dissolution processes, is an indicator of recent clot formation and subsequent fibrinolysis. Analysis of D-dimer concentration is employed in the diagnosis of dee...

NHALES (Natural History of Asthma With Longitudinal Environmental Sampling)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02327897

Jun 24th, 2022 - This study will be a prospective, longitudinal, observational, single-center, exploratory, natural history study to collect samples and data that will enable prospective explorations of the interaction between environmental exposures and disease p...

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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  274 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  780 results

Blood Markers of Inflammation, Blood Clotting and Blood Vessel Function in HIV-infected Adults
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00776412

Jun 24th, 2022 - D-dimer, a fibrin degradation product generated as a result of plasmin mediated clot dissolution processes, is an indicator of recent clot formation and subsequent fibrinolysis. Analysis of D-dimer concentration is employed in the diagnosis of dee...

NHALES (Natural History of Asthma With Longitudinal Environmental Sampling)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02327897

Jun 24th, 2022 - This study will be a prospective, longitudinal, observational, single-center, exploratory, natural history study to collect samples and data that will enable prospective explorations of the interaction between environmental exposures and disease p...

Venous Thrombosis Biomarkers in Sickle Cell Disease and Sickle Cell Trait
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04349189

Jun 24th, 2022 - Venous thromboembolism (VTE) the third most frequent cause of vascular mortality after myocardial infarction and stroke, occurs more frequently among Americans of African descent compared with other ethnic minorities in the US. VTEs are provoked b...

Practical Approaches to Care in Emergency Syncope
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04533425

Jun 23rd, 2022 - The goal of this project is to improve risk-stratification for patients who present to the emergency department (ED) with syncope (transient loss of consciousness), in order to better delineate which patients require admission and which can be saf...

Ultrasound-facilitated, Catheter-directed, Thrombolysis in Intermediate-high Risk Pulmonary Embolism
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04790370

Jun 22nd, 2022 - This study will assess whether ultrasound-facilitated, catheter-directed thrombolysis and standard anticoagulation are associated with a significant reduction in the composite outcome of pulmonary embolism (PE)-related mortality, cardiorespiratory...

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News  1,450 results

Case study: Managing venous thromboembolism in the cancer patient
https://www.mdedge.com/hematology-oncology/article/255061/gastrointestinal-cancer/case-study-managing-venous
David Henry, MD

May 31st, 2022 - A 75-year-old male is seen in the emergency department for shortness of breath. D-dimer is very high, and a CT scan chest reveals bilateral pulmonary emboli without right heart strain.

Decision-Support Tool Tied to Increased Outpatient Management of PE
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/974784

May 31st, 2022 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A peer champion-led decision support intervention to increase outpatient management of pulmonary embolism (PE) was sustainable four years after implementation, a cohort analysis shows. The researchers suggest that their...

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.

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Patient Education  20 results see all →