- Clinical usefulness of adjusted D-dimer cut-off values to exclude pulmonary embolism in a community hospital emergency department patient populationJosephina A Vossen
Department of Radiology, Bridgeport Hospital, Yale University School of Medicine, Bridgeport, CT, USA
Acta Radiol 53:765-8. 2012..Plasma D-dimer measurement is used in the assessment of the clinical probability of pulmonary embolism (PE), in order to minimize the requirement for pulmonary computed tomography angiography (CTA)...
- Recurrent fracture of a recovery inferior vena cava filter with pulmonary migrationJosephina Anna Vossen
Department of Radiology, Yale School of Medicine, Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA
Yale J Biol Med 85:255-9. 2012..IVC filter fracture and subsequent migration to the lung is a rare complication. Systematic long-term follow-up in patients with IVC filters and, if possible, filter removal should be considered to prevent possible complications...