Outpatient versus inpatient treatment for acute pulmonary embolism.


BACKGROUND Pulmonary embolism (PE) is a common life-threatening cardiovascular condition, with an incidence of 23 to 69 new cases per 100,000 people per year. Outpatient treatment instead of traditional inpatient treatment in selected non-high-risk patients with acute PE might provide several advantages, such as reduction of hospitalizations, substantial… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010019.pub2


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