In this video, we look at what can help to transform an approach for acute PE treatment?
Up to 40% of “intermediate-risk” PE patients have a low cardiac index, which is suggestive for subclinical shock. It is impossible to predict which patients may decompensate. Even though proven predictors for PE mortality exist, such as central & large thrombus burdens, they are not being considered by current guidelines. What can help to transform an approach for acute PE treatment?