- Which method of left atrium size quantification is the most accurate to recognize thromboembolic risk in patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation?Ana Faustino
Cardiology Department, Coimbra s Hospital and University Centre General Hospital, Coimbra, Portugal
Cardiovasc Ultrasound 12:28. 2014..This study aims to: (1) Evaluate the accuracy of LA size to identify surrogate markers of an increased thromboembolic risk in patients with AF; (2) Assess the best method to evaluate LA size in this setting...
- Cardiovascular risk assessment of pulmonary embolism with the GRACE risk scoreLuis V Paiva
Coimbra s Hospital Centre and University, Portugal
Am J Cardiol 111:425-31. 2013..Compared to previously proposed PE prediction rules, the GRACE risk score presented improved overall risk classification...
- Manchester triage in acute pulmonary embolism: can it unmask the grand impersonator?L Paiva
Cardiology Department, Coimbra s Hospital Centre, Quinta dos Vales, 3041 801 S Martinho do Bispo, Coimbra 3041 801, Portugal
Emerg Med J 29:e6. 2012..No studies of the role and impact of MT on rapid PE diagnosis and in-hospital mortality (IHM) have been carried out...