In this podcast Gaurang Joshi, a first year surgical resident at the University of Illinois in Chicago Metropolitian Group Hospitals, discusses Pulmonary Embolisms and Deep Vein Thrombosis.
After listening to this podcast you should be able to:
● Understand why the detection of PE is important
● Explain the pathophysiology of a PE
● Describe the clinical signs and presentation of a PE
● Recognize your Differential Diagnosis when suspecting a PE
● Know the treatment options