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Obstructive Lung Diseases: Fellow Case Report Poster - Obstructive Lung Disease |

The Utility of Ultrasound and Multidisciplinary Teams for Management of Clot in Transit

Sarun Thomas, DO; Aloke Chakravarti, MD; David Steiger, MD; Young Lee, MD
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Mount Sinai Beth Israel, New York, NY


Copyright 2016, American College of Chest Physicians. All Rights Reserved.


Chest. 2016;150(4_S):904A. doi:10.1016/j.chest.2016.08.1004
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SESSION TITLE: Fellow Case Report Poster - Obstructive Lung Disease

SESSION TYPE: Affiliate Case Report Poster

PRESENTED ON: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM

INTRODUCTION: Right heart thrombus in transit(RHT) in patients with an acute pulmonary embolism(PE) is rare(3-4%), but associated with increased rate of deterioration and high mortality(13-37%). We present a case where early recognition with point of care ultrasound(POCUS), and activation of Pulmonary Embolism Response Team(PERT) lead to successful management in a patient with RHT.

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