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Managing venous thromboembolic events in daily practice: "time is never enough".
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19719037     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Pulmonary embolism is an insidious life-threatening condition. Its diagnosis represents a challenging topic in daily clinical practice since the recognition and the appropriate management of the condition can lead to the decrease of potentially fatal consequences. We present a clinical case which highlights the necessity for an increased level of 'surveillance' from the involved physicians since features of thromboembolic events may be elusive or vague.
D Anyfantakis; E K Symvoulakis; I Mitrouska
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Monaldi archives for chest disease = Archivio Monaldi per le malattie del torace / Fondazione clinica del lavoro, IRCCS [and] Istituto di clinica tisiologica e malattie apparato respiratorio, Università di Napoli, Secondo ateneo     Volume:  71     ISSN:  1122-0643     ISO Abbreviation:  Monaldi Arch Chest Dis     Publication Date:  2009 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-09-01     Completed Date:  2009-09-30     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9307314     Medline TA:  Monaldi Arch Chest Dis     Country:  Italy    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  66-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
University General Hospital of Heraklion, Greece.
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MeSH Terms
Acenocoumarol / therapeutic use
Anticoagulants / therapeutic use
Heparin, Low-Molecular-Weight / therapeutic use
Pleural Effusion / diagnosis*,  etiology,  therapy
Pulmonary Embolism / diagnosis*,  drug therapy*,  etiology
Tomography, Spiral Computed
Venous Thromboembolism / complications,  diagnosis*,  drug therapy*
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Anticoagulants; 0/Heparin, Low-Molecular-Weight; 152-72-7/Acenocoumarol

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