Results of ventilation-perfusion scans: Emergency department patients with and without risk factors

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We prospectively studied 141 of 143 consecutive patients over a 6-month period referred for a ventilation-perfusion ( $$\dot V/\dot Q$$ ) scan from the emergency department of an 800-bed university-affiliated teaching hospital. Numerous clinical, laboratory, and radiographic data were analyzed. Our hypothesis was that performing a $$\dot V/\dot Q$$ scan in… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF01507778

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@article{Boutselis2005ResultsOV, title={Results of ventilation-perfusion scans: Emergency department patients with and without risk factors}, author={Alexander G. Boutselis and Wendy J. Hanafee and Thomas H. Parker and Michael Reed Sutherland and Said M. Zu'bi}, journal={Emergency Radiology}, year={2005}, volume={3}, pages={221-224} }