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ECG and echocardiographic diagnosis of pulmonary thromboembolism associated with central venous lines.

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The aim was to establish the prevalence of pulmonary embolism in 21 children (median age 12 months; range 5-132 months) with central venous lines in situ > 3 months (median 10 months; range 3-47). Twelve-lead electrocardiograms (ECGs) and echocardiograms were analysed in a retrospective study using ECG and echocardiographic criteria for pulmonary embolism-previously established and validated in adult patients- and standard paediatric ECG values as control data. Patients were scored as havi...

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10.1136/adc.73.2.147

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Paediatrics, Biomedical Research Centre, Jenner Institute
Sreeram, N More by this author
Wright, JG More by this author
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Journal:
Archives of disease in childhood
Volume:
73
Issue:
2
Pages:
147-150
Publication date:
1995-08-05
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EISSN:
1468-2044
ISSN:
0003-9888
URN:
uuid:65eb663c-1136-4cc4-a47f-33b6a3968a5b
Source identifiers:
122283
Local pid:
pubs:122283

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