Acute Pulmonary Embolism

New Acute and Chronic Pulmonary Embolism Symposium

February 4, 2016

Pulmonary embolism (PE) can be a life-threatening condition. Far too many gaps exist in the diagnosis and management of pulmonary embolism including: lack of awareness, incomplete diagnostic assessment, and inconsistent use of surgical and medical therapies, as noted by The Canadian Respiratory Guidelines.

Immediate adequate treatment and ongoing medical professional education can greatly reduce the risk of death. Awareness of the chronic PE is crucial in early identification of patients with chronic thromboembolic disease and timely referral to a…

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