Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/125880
Title:
Thrombolytic therapy in pulmonary embolism.
Authors:
Nagi, D; Hayes, J
Affiliation:
Dept of Medicine, Cavan General Hospital, Cavan.
Citation:
Thrombolytic therapy in pulmonary embolism. 2010, 103 (1):20-1 Ir Med J
Journal:
Irish medical journal
Issue Date:
Jan-2010
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/125880
PubMed ID:
20222389
Abstract:
Massive pulmonary embolism carries a high mortality. Potential treatment includes anticoagulation, thrombolytic therapy and embolectomy. We report a case of deep vein thrombosis leading to progressive massive pulmonary embolism despite appropriate anticoagulation, where thrombolysis with IVC filter placement resulted in a successful outcome.
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
MeSH:
Adult; Aircraft; Angiography; Humans; Male; Pulmonary Embolism; Thrombolytic Therapy; Tomography, X-Ray Computed; Venous Thrombosis
ISSN:
0332-3102

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorNagi, Den
dc.contributor.authorHayes, Jen
dc.date.accessioned2011-03-28T14:45:28Z-
dc.date.available2011-03-28T14:45:28Z-
dc.date.issued2010-01-
dc.identifier.citationThrombolytic therapy in pulmonary embolism. 2010, 103 (1):20-1 Ir Med Jen
dc.identifier.issn0332-3102-
dc.identifier.pmid20222389-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/125880-
dc.description.abstractMassive pulmonary embolism carries a high mortality. Potential treatment includes anticoagulation, thrombolytic therapy and embolectomy. We report a case of deep vein thrombosis leading to progressive massive pulmonary embolism despite appropriate anticoagulation, where thrombolysis with IVC filter placement resulted in a successful outcome.-
dc.language.isoenen
dc.subject.meshAdult-
dc.subject.meshAircraft-
dc.subject.meshAngiography-
dc.subject.meshHumans-
dc.subject.meshMale-
dc.subject.meshPulmonary Embolism-
dc.subject.meshThrombolytic Therapy-
dc.subject.meshTomography, X-Ray Computed-
dc.subject.meshVenous Thrombosis-
dc.titleThrombolytic therapy in pulmonary embolism.en
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentDept of Medicine, Cavan General Hospital, Cavan.en
dc.identifier.journalIrish medical journalen

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