Submassive & Massive PE

CONTENTS Preamble Diagnosis & risk stratification Is PE driving the patient’s instability? Initial evaluation package for risk stratification & treatment Risk stratification – primary factors General schema for stratification Prognostic factors which don’t add much Risk stratification & lysis without a CT scan Physiology of the PE death spiral Resuscitation Avoid procedures if possible Fluid … Continue reading Submassive & Massive PE