The Efficacy of Rotational Thrombectomy on the Mortality of Patients with Massive and Submassive Pulmonary Embolism


Dumantepe M. , Teymen B., Akturk U., Seren M.

JOURNAL OF CARDIAC SURGERY, cilt.30, ss.324-332, 2015 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 30 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/jocs.12521
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF CARDIAC SURGERY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.324-332

Özet

BackgroundPulmonary embolism (PE) associated with hemodynamic instability has exceedingly high mortality. We describe our experience using percutaneous mechanical thrombectomy (PMT) in patients with massive PE (MPE) and submassive PE (SPE).