Ruling out pulmonary embolism with D-dimer testing followed by bilateral lower limb compression ultrasonography in positive cases reduces exposure to ionizing radiation in pregnant women suspected of having PE, according to a study presented at the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis 2019 Congress. Another study found that the YEARS algorithm effectively assesses PE risk in pregnant women, and adding an ultrasound exam to detect deep-vein thrombosis helps diagnose PE. Medscape (free registration) (7/16)READ ARTICLE
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Colorado Springs, Colorado, Education/Experience/Licensure/Certification: Graduated from an ARDMS Accredited Ultrasound Program. ARDMS and RVT certification required or ARDMS and RVT certification required no longer than 6 monthREAD ARTICLE