The frequency of prothrombin gene mutation was significantly higher among patients with pulmonary embolism
is a condition that causes blockage of the lungs artery.
Keywords: Case Report, Echocardiography, Pulmonary Embolism
The nurse negligently removed the catheter, causing the embolism
A blockage of one of the arteries that supply blood to the lungs.
Cranial computed tomography, which was performed due to impaired consciousness, demonstrated cerebral air embolism
with the appearance of a gyriform pattern.
is a very serious condition," says Gustavo Heresi, MD, medical director of the Pulmonary Thromboendarterectomy Program at Cleveland Clinic.
NNA - State Prosecutor, Judge Samir Hammoud, revealed to the National News Agency on Friday that the autopsy report found pulmonary embolism
was behind the death of Farah Kassab, a 33-year Iraqi-Jordanian woman who passed away following a liposuction operation at Dr.
In the emergent setting, the three most concerning chest pain diagnoses are acute coronary syndrome, aortic dissection and pulmonary embolism
Conventional Timing Bolus CT protocol and Delayed Timing Bolus protocol used to assist suspected pulmonary embolism
9 hours watching television raised the risk of embolism
death by 70%.
Mrs Foster - who was not aware that the pill being taken by Miss Foster posed a higher risk of pulmonary embolism
than other types - said her daughter complained to Dr Simon of back pain, pain in her right leg, tightness of her chest and being unable to take a deep breath.
Diagnosis and management of pulmonary embolism
in the elderly.
The patient's revised Geneva Score for pulmonary embolism
(PE) was 2 to 5 depending on the heart rate used (66-80 beats per minute), putting her in a low-to- intermediate risk group with an estimated PE prevalence between 8% and 28%.
Massive pulmonary embolism
is a serious condition characterized by sudden death, cardiogenic shock, right ventricular disfunction or myocardial injury, with a mortality rate of 7-11% in the acute phase (Marti et al 2014; Qureshi et al 2013).