A history of the diagnosis and treatment of venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism.

@article{Mcfadden2002AHO,
  title={A history of the diagnosis and treatment of venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism.},
  author={P Michael Mcfadden and John Lockwood Ochsner},
  journal={The Ochsner journal},
  year={2002},
  volume={4 1},
  pages={9-13}
}
The history of venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism echoes the naes of Harvey, Virchow, Margagni, Lannec, Trendelenberg, Ochsner DeBakey, Murray and many other famous figures in medicine. Through anatomical observation, physiologic experimentation, and laboratory or clinical investigation, they individually and collectively contributed to our current… CONTINUE READING