When would you give fibrinolytics for a Pulmonary Embolism?
This Paucis Verbis card summarizes recommendations found in Circulation’s recently published Scientific Statement from the American Heart Association. Although it is rare to give fibrinolytics for a pulmonary embolism (PE) in the Emergency Department, it is important to remember when lytics are indicated.
PV Card: Fibrinolysis for Acute Pulmonary Embolism
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