Wood, Karen (2009) Does the Position of the Arm during Intravenous Contrast Administration alter Image Quality in Computed Tomography Pulmonary Angiography (CTPA)? In: Learning & Teaching Conference, 27th November 2009, Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh.
Pulmonary embolism (PE) is the sudden blocking of a pulmonary artery, commonly by a blood clot.PE can be very difficult to diagnose clinically and is potentially fatal carrying a 30% mortality rate if untreated 1. In the UK 10% of all hospital deaths equating to 1% of all hospital admissions have been shown to be attributable to PE 2.
|Item Type:||Conference or Workshop Item (Poster)|
|Divisions:||School of Health Sciences > Radiography|
|Date Deposited:||03 Dec 2009 09:28|
|Last Modified:||19 Mar 2014 12:56|
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