Publication/Presentation Date

4-1-2014

Abstract

Acute pulmonary embolism is a life-threatening diagnosis that can present with a multitude of nonspecific symptoms. Practitioners should maintain a high level of suspicion for acute pulmonary embolism in high-risk patients. Obtaining an appropriate diagnostic evaluation and choosing an adequate treatment method may reduce the morbidity and mortality of this devastating condition.

Volume

27

Issue

4

First Page

18

Last Page

22

ISSN

1547-1896

Disciplines

Emergency Medicine

PubMedID

24598472

Department(s)

Department of Emergency Medicine

Document Type

Article

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