Clinical characteristics and risk factors of pulmonary embolism: data from a Saudi tertiary care center.
J Thromb Haemost. 2012 Dec 3;
Authors: Algahtani FH, Bayoumi N, Abdelgadir A, Al-Nakshabandi N, Al Aseri Z, Al Ghamdi M, Al Saeed E
Pulmonary embolism (PE) is a common condition in the Emergency Department and its incidence increases exponentially with age . PE remains largely underdiagnosed and inappropriately treated, resulting in suboptimal outcomes. This is partly due to the fact that clinical symptoms and signs are nonspecific . © 2012 International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis.
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