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

Bain, Gillian
July 2014
Postgraduate Medical Journal;Jul2014, Vol. 90 Issue 1065, p363
Academic Journal
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.


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