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Study: Lung Ultrasound Helpful in Pulmonary Embolism Diagnosis

2017 05 Feb

Compared to Wells score, a pretest risk stratification enhanced by lung and venous ultrasound performs better in the early diagnostic process of pulmonary embolism (PE). That is the main finding of a study by Nazerian et al. to be published in Academic Emergency Medicine, a journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine.  See Also: Using Point-Of-Care... Read more