Embolism

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Embolism

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AFE Foundation

Our mission is to spur research, raise public awareness and provide support for those whose lives have been touched by the often-fatal maternal health complication known as amniotic fluid embolism (AFE).

Last Updated: 26 Nov 2012

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APS Foundation of America, Inc.

The APS Foundation of America, Inc. is dedicated to fostering and facilitating joint efforts in the areas of education, public awareness, research and patient services in an effective and ethical manner.

Last Updated: 12 Aug 2013

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Following organizations serve the condition "Embolism" for support, advocacy or research.

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AFE Foundation

Our mission is to spur research, raise public awareness and provide support for those whose lives have been touched by the often-fatal maternal health complication known as amniotic fluid embolism (AFE).

http://www.afesupport.org

Last Updated: 26 Nov 2012

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APS Foundation of America, Inc.

The APS Foundation of America, Inc. is dedicated to fostering and facilitating joint efforts in the areas of education, public awareness, research and patient services in an effective and ethical manner.

http://www.apsfa.org

Last Updated: 12 Aug 2013

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Deep Vein Thrombosis

A deep vein thrombosis (throm-BO-sis) is a blood clot that forms in a vein deep in the body. Most deep vein clots occur in the leg or hip veins. They also can occur in other parts of the body, such as arm, chest or other areas. Blood clots in the vei

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APS Foundation of America, Inc Fan Page

The APS Foundation of America, Inc. is the leading United States nonprofit health agency dedicated to bringing national awareness to Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome (APS).

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APS Friends & Support Forum

Are you looking for Support for Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome, APS, APLS, APLA, Hughes Syndrome, or Sticky Blood? Well you've come to the right place! This is an private forum for people who have Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome, friends, fam

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Embolism" returned 2953 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Tissue perfusion alterations correlate with mortality in patients admitted to the intensive care unit for acute pulmonary embolism: An observational study.
 

Author(s): Tomas Urbina, Naïke Bigé, Yann Nguyen, Pierre-Yves Boelle, Vincent Dubée, Jérémie Joffre, Idriss Abdallah, Jean-Luc Baudel, Eric Maury, Bertrand Guidet, Hafid Ait-Oufella

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Oct;97(42):e11993.

 

We aimed to assess the relationship between alterations of tissue perfusion parameters at admission (highly predictive of mortality in septic shock) and outcome in patients admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) for acute pulmonary embolism (PE). We conducted a retrospective study ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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[Diagnosis and Treatment Strategy of Pulmonary Embolism after Video-assisted Thoracic Lobectomy].
 

Author(s): Hao Xu, Congying Guo, Yu Lu, Linyou Zhang

Journal: Zhongguo Fei Ai Za Zhi. 2018 Oct;21(10):790-792.

 

To summarize the clinical features of patients with pulmonary embolism after lobectomy and to explore the methods of diagnosis and treatment of pulmonary embolism after lobectomy.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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[Experience of Interventional Thrombolysis Therapy for Massive Pulmonary Thrombosis Embolism after Video-assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery for Lung Cancer].
 

Author(s): Shengjie Jing, Jianming Zhou, Qitong Lu, Xin Chu, Wei He, Jie Jiang, Xin Xue, Zhiyong Liu, Tao Xue

Journal: Zhongguo Fei Ai Za Zhi. 2018 Oct;21(10):779-783.

 

Pulmonary thrombosis embolism (PTE) is one of the most severe complications of perioperative radical mastectomy. Massive PTE is often accompanied by shock and hypotension which is characterized by rapid progression and high mortality. There is no standard for the treatment of these ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Reviews from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Embolism" returned 301 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Adenosine 5'-triphosphate's role in bradycardia and syncope associated with pulmonary embolism.
 

Author(s): Amir Pelleg, Edward S Schulman, Peter J Barnes

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Adenosine 5'-triphiosphate (ATP) is released from cells under physiologic and pathophysiologic conditions. Extracellular ATP acts as an autocrine and paracrine agent affecting various cell types by activating cell surface P2 receptors (P2R), which include trans-cell membrane cationic ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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[Acute pulmonary embolism : about paradox, judgments and evidences].
 

Author(s): A Ancion, R Lopez, V D'Orio, A Ghuysen, R Zandona

Journal: Rev Med Liege. 2018 May;73(5-6):319-325.

 

Pulmonary embolism (PE) is the third most common cardiovascular disease in industrialized countries. Multiple clinical presentations and non-specific symptoms lead to frequents misdiagnosis. Using and plan therapeutic and admission versus discharge strategies.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Neurological symptoms and spinal cord embolism caused by endoscopic injection sclerotherapy for esophageal varices: A case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Shiqian Liu, Nannan Wu, Mingkai Chen, Xi Zeng, Fang Wang, Qian She

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 May;97(18):e0622.

 

Spinal cord embolism is a rare complication of endoscopic injection sclerotherapy (EIS).

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Evaluating the Safety and Efficacy of the Indigo Aspiration System in Acute Pulmonary Embolism
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pulmonary Embolism

 

Last Updated: 22 Aug 2018

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Efficacy and Safety of Half Dose Alteplase Added to Heparine, in Patients With Moderate Pulmonary Embolism
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Pulmonary Embolism

 

Last Updated: 13 Nov 2015

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Contemporary Clinical Management Of Acute Pulmonary Embolism
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Acute Pulmonary Embolism

 

Last Updated: 28 Aug 2018

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