Pulmonary thromboembolism in childhood: A single-center experience from Turkey

Tavil B., Kuskonmaz B. B. , Kiper N., Cetin M., Gumruk F., Gurgey A.

HEART & LUNG, vol.38, no.1, pp.56-65, 2009 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 38 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.hrtlng.2007.06.004
  • Journal Name: HEART & LUNG
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.56-65
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


OBJECTIVE: This study was designed to evaluate the clinical characteristics, acquired and congenital risk factors, treatment strategies, and long-term outcome in pediatric Pulmonary thromboembolism (PTE) cases followed in our center in Turkey.