Figure 158.4. Algorithm for the management of pulmonary embolism in the cancer patient.

Figure 158.4

Algorithm for the management of pulmonary embolism in the cancer patient. ABG = arterial blood gases; V/Q = ventillation-perfusion; CT = computed tomography.

From: Chapter 158, Oncologic Emergencies

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Holland-Frei Cancer Medicine. 5th edition.
Bast RC Jr, Kufe DW, Pollock RE, et al., editors.
Hamilton (ON): BC Decker; 2000.
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