Tagged ‘Thrombolytics’

Journal Review

Filed Under: Tags: , , , , July 20th, 2017 2 Comments

There is scant evidence published on the long-term outcomes of systemic thrombolysis in acute submassive PE.  Many advocate for the use of systemic thrombolysis to reduce morbidity (complications from chronic pulmonary hypertension) and mortality.
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Journal Review

Filed Under: Tags: , , August 18th, 2016 Leave a Comment

Each year, 22 million people worldwide will experience a stroke. 50% of these are ischemic strokes. For years, there were no effective treatments for these patients. As a result, the burden of ischemic stroke was enormous.
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Core

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This posts delves into diagnosis + management of HD unstable (Massive) PE with a focus on thrombolytics.
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