L Paiva

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc 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
  2. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk assessment of pulmonary embolism with the GRACE risk score
    Luis V Paiva
    Coimbra s Hospital Centre and University, Portugal
    Am J Cardiol 111:425-31. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint 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

Collaborators

  • Ana Faustino
  • Rui Providencia
  • Sérgio Barra
  • Marco Costa
  • Joana Trigo
  • Lino Gonçalves
  • Ana Botelho

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. pmc 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...
  2. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk assessment of pulmonary embolism with the GRACE risk score
    Luis 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...
  3. ncbi request reprint 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...