A noninvasive strategy for the treatment of patients with suspected pulmonary embolism.

@article{Hull1994ANS,
  title={A noninvasive strategy for the treatment of patients with suspected pulmonary embolism.},
  author={Russell Douglas Hull and Gary E. Raskob and Jeffrey S. Ginsberg and Akbar A Panju and Patrick A Brill-Edwards and Geoff Coates and Graham Frederick Pineo},
  journal={Archives of internal medicine},
  year={1994},
  volume={154 3},
  pages={289-97}
}
BACKGROUND Pulmonary embolism has historically presented a formidable diagnostic problem because of the nonspecificity of the clinical findings associated with this disorder and the diagnostic uncertainties and challenges presented by both ventilation-perfusion lung scanning and pulmonary angiography. We have reported previously that serial noninvasive leg testing provides a practical noninvasive alternative to pulmonary angiography in patients with non-high probability (nondiagnostic) lung… CONTINUE READING

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