[New therapeutic approaches to pulmonary embolism: trials' results and significance of direct oral anticoagulants].

@article{Pizarro2015NewTA,
  title={[New therapeutic approaches to pulmonary embolism: trials' results and significance of direct oral anticoagulants].},
  author={Carmen M. Pizarro and Christoph Hammerstingl and Carole Schaefer and Ch Groh{\'e} and George Nickenig and Dirk Skowasch},
  journal={Pneumologie},
  year={2015},
  volume={69 2},
  pages={99-110}
}
Venous thromboembolisms (VTE) are frequently encountered emergencies that sometimes run a fatal course. Diagnostic and therapeutic strategies in patients with suspected pulmonary embolism (PE) are based on the presence of shock and hypotension. Oral anticoagulation is recommended for at least three months, extended anticoagulation should be considered for… CONTINUE READING