Stratification, Imaging, and Management of Acute Massive and Submassive Pulmonary Embolism.

Abstract

While pulmonary embolism (PE) causes approximately 100 000-180 000 deaths per year in the United States, mortality is restricted to patients who have massive or submassive PEs. This state of the art review familiarizes the reader with these categories of PE. The review discusses the following topics: pathophysiology, clinical presentation, rationale for… (More)
DOI: 10.1148/radiol.2017151978

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