Thrombolysis during cardiopulmonary resuscitation in fulminant pulmonary embolism: a review.

@article{Bailn2001ThrombolysisDC,
  title={Thrombolysis during cardiopulmonary resuscitation in fulminant pulmonary embolism: a review.},
  author={M. R. Bail{\'e}n and Juan Cuadra and Eduardo Aguayo de Hoyos},
  journal={Critical care medicine},
  year={2001},
  volume={29 11},
  pages={2211-9}
}
OBJECTIVE To review current knowledge on thrombolysis in patients with fulminant pulmonary embolism (FPE) who need cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). DATA SOURCES The bibliography for the study was compiled through a search of different databases between 1966 and 2000. References cited in the articles selected were also reviewed. STUDY SELECTION The selection criteria included all reports published on thrombolysis, pulmonary embolism, and CPR, from case reports and case series to… CONTINUE READING