#YEARS

Pulmonary Embolism

Pulmonary Embolism

Pregnancy-Adapted YEARS Algorithm for Diagnosis of Suspected Pulmonary Embolism BACKGROUND Pulmonary embolism is one of the leading causes of maternal death in the Western world. Because of the low specificity and sensitivity of the D-dimer test, all pregnant women with suspected pulmonary embolism undergo computed tomographic (CT) pulmonary an ...