This pathway is designed to assist in the identification of patients with submassive and massive pulmonary embolism, and to guide their referral to the appropriate specialty groups (respiratory / cardiothoracic sugery / interventional radiology) for discussion and consideration of more aggressive management. A SENIOR EMERGENCY CLINICIAN should be involved in the assessment of all patients identified as […]
Here is Tom’s talk on the management options in massive and submassive pulmonary embolism. Due to the heterogeneity of these patients, the range of treatment options / treating sub-specialties and the lack of studies directly comparing treatment options in patient subgroups. Currently, there is no well defined management protocol in this patient group. However, a working group, including […]
Here is the talk that Dave gave in Hong Kong and at our Consultant CME 10/9/2014.
Here is the link to the Western Australian Therapeutic Advisory Group (WATAG) New Oral Anticoagulant (NOAC) Guidelines, first published in November 2013 And here is the Living with a NOAC (patient pamphlet) Prescribing a NOAC: Managing bleeding on a NOAC: Here is a good summary of the current evidence from EBMedicine.net titled: “Emergency department management of patients on […]