DVT (Deep Vein Thrombosis) and Pulmonary Embolism (PE) Quiz
Reviewed by John P. Cunha, DO, FACOEP on August 21, 2015
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CDC: Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) / Pulmonary Embolism (PE) — Blood Clot Forming in a Vein.
NIH: What is Pulmonary Embolism?
NIH: Who Is at Risk for Pulmonary Embolism?
National Heart Lung and Blood Institute: Pulmonary Embolism.
FDA. FDA Expands Use of Xarelto to Treat, Reduce Recurrence of Blood Clots.
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