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CJEM. 2012 Mar;14(2):120-3. doi: 10.2310/8000.2012.110553.

Critical predictors of pulmonary embolism.

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Emergency Medicine Residency Program, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal. Joshua.guttman@mail.mcgill.ca

Abstract

CLINICAL QUESTION:

Do specific elements of the history and physical examination predict the presence of pulmonary embolism in the emergency department?

ARTICLE CHOSEN:

Courtney DM, Kline JA, Kabrhel C, et al. Clinical features from the history and physical examination that predict the presence or absence of pulmonary embolism in symptomatic emergency department patients: results of a prospective, multicenter study. Ann Emerg Med 2010;55:307-15 .

OBJECTIVE:

To determine whether implicit clinical predictors previously untested predict the presence of pulmonary embolism in the emergency department.

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22554443

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