TITLE

How much can chest radiography contribute to the diagnosis of pulmonary emboli?

AUTHOR(S)
Bain, Gillian
PUB. DATE
July 2014
SOURCE
Postgraduate Medical Journal;Jul2014, Vol. 90 Issue 1065, p363
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article discusses research being done chest radiography and the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism (PE). It references the studies "Radiographic Features of Pulmonary Embolism: Hampton's Hump," by U. B. Patel et al. and "Radiographic Features of Pulmonary Embolism: Westermark and Palla Signs," by A. Abbas et al. in the 2014 issue of the "Postgraduate Medical Journal." Both studies describe the abnormal radiographic signs and changes associated with PE.
ACCESSION #
96805330

 

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