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Pulmonary Embolism

Known as: -- Blood Clot in Lungs, BIRIKA EMBOLIA, EMBOLISM, PULMONARY 
The obstruction of the pulmonary artery or one of its branches by an embolus, sometimes associated with infarction of the lung.
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
ACS : acute coronary syndrome AMPLIFY : Apixaban for the Initial Management of Pulmonary Embolism and Deep-Vein Thrombosis as… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND A fixed-dose regimen of rivaroxaban, an oral factor Xa inhibitor, has been shown to be as effective as standard… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Non-thrombotic PE does not represent a distinct clinical syndrome. It may be due to a variety of embolic materials and result in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTPH) is associated with considerable morbidity and mortality. Its… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
CONTEXT Despite decades of accumulated observational evidence, the balance of risks and benefits for hormone use in healthy… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Reported risk factors for venous thromboembolism (VTE) vary widely, and the magnitude and independence of each are… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
BACKGROUND Pulmonary embolism (PE) remains poorly understood. Rates of clinical outcomes such as death and recurrence vary widely… Expand
Review
1998
Review
1998
BACKGROUND The incidence of venous thromboembolism has not been well described, and there are no studies of long-term trends in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
A community-wide study was conducted in 16 short-stay hospitals in metropolitan Worcester, Mass, to examine the incidence and… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
: To determine the sensitivities and specificities of ventilation/perfusion lung scans for acute pulmonary embolism, a random… Expand