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ALLMedicine™ Pulmonary Embolism Center

Research & Reviews  7,005 results

Impact of Venous Thromboembolism on Readmissions and Resource Use Following Emergency G...
https://doi.org/10.1177/00031348221101478
The American Surgeon; Dobaria Bs V, Hadaya J et. al.

May 17th, 2022 - Acute deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism collectively known as venous thromboembolism (VTE), are associated with increased risk of poor clinical sequelae during inpatient hospitalizations. We examined the association of VTE with mortality...

Sustainability of a Clinical Decision Support Intervention for Outpatient Care for Emer...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2022.12340
JAMA Network Open; Vinson DR, Casey SD et. al.

May 17th, 2022 - Physicians commonly hospitalize patients presenting to the emergency department (ED) with acute pulmonary embolism (PE), despite eligibility for safe outpatient management. Risk stratification using electronic health record-embedded clinical decis...

Current imaging of PE and emerging techniques: is there a role for artificial intellige...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clinimag.2022.05.003
Clinical Imaging; Azour L, Ko JP et. al.

May 16th, 2022 - Acute pulmonary embolism (PE) is a critical, potentially life-threatening finding on contrast-enhanced cross-sectional chest imaging. Timely and accurate diagnosis of thrombus acuity and extent directly influences patient management, and outcomes....

COVID-19 vaccination in pregnancy.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9093065
American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology; Kalafat E, Heath P et. al.

May 15th, 2022 - Despite recent endorsement from official and professional bodies, unequivocally recommending COVID-19 vaccination, hesitancy among pregnant persons remains high. The accumulated evidence clearly demonstrates that pregnant persons are a special ris...

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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  249 results

Apixaban in Preventing Secondary Cancer Related Venous Thrombosis in Cancer Patients Who Have Completed Anticoagulation Therapy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03080883

May 11th, 2022 - PRIMARY OBJECTIVE: I. Any episode of major bleeding including fatal bleeding or clinically relevant non-major bleeding. SECONDARY OBJECTIVES: I. The proportion of patients who experienced at least one such bleeding event within 6 months of beginni...

The PEERLESS Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05111613

May 10th, 2022 - This study is a prospective, multicenter, randomized controlled trial of the FlowTriever System compared to Catheter-Directed Thrombolysis (CDT) for acute intermediate-high-risk pulmonary embolism (PE), and includes a non-randomized cohort of up t...

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...

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...

Short-term Clinical Deterioration After Acute Pulmonary Embolism
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03915925

Apr 27th, 2022 - The objective of this study is to compare right ventricular dysfunction (RVD)dependent and independent prognostic models for short-term serious adverse events in pulmonary embolism (PE) patients. The target population is emergency department (ED) ...

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News  1,156 results

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...

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...

ECG Challenge: Rushing to the ED With Chest Pain
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/969883

Mar 21st, 2022 - A 67-year-old man, without any previous cardiac history, presents to the emergency department with complaints of substernal chest discomfort associated with diaphoresis and nausea. His symptoms began 15 minutes before he presented. He is not takin...

Mixed Results for Oral Lupus Drug in Phase II
https://www.medpagetoday.com/rheumatology/lupus/97690

Mar 16th, 2022 - What could be the first oral medication specific for systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) was more effective than placebo in a randomized phase II trial, though the results were something less than a home run. With 288 patients assigned to three dos...

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Patient Education  15 results see all →