Accuracy of point-of-care multiorgan ultrasonography for the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism.

Chest. 2014 May;145(5):950-7. doi: 10.1378/chest.13-1087.

From the abstract:

Conclusions: Multiorgan ultrasonography is more sensitive than single-organ ultrasonography, increases the accuracy of clinical pretest probability estimation in patients with suspected PE, and may safely reduce the MCTPA burden.

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