A prospective investigation of pulmonary embolism in women and men.

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OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to compare, in women and men suspected of pulmonary embolism, the frequency, risk factors, diagnosis, and presentation of pulmonary embolism as well as the accuracy of the ventilation/perfusion scan (V/Q scan) as a diagnostic tool. DESIGN Data were collected during a prospective study (the Prospective Investigation of… (More)

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@article{Quinn1992API, title={A prospective investigation of pulmonary embolism in women and men.}, author={Daniel Quinn and Bruce Thompson and M L Terrin and James H. Thrall and Christos A. Athanasoulis and Kenneth A. McKusick and P. D. Stein and Charles A. Hales}, journal={JAMA}, year={1992}, volume={268 13}, pages={1689-96} }