Diagnostic Accuracy of Early Systolic Notching in Pulmonary Embolism


ASLANER M. A. , KARBEK AKARCA F., AKSU Ş. H. , YAZLA M. , CAN Ö., Kus G., ...More

JOURNAL OF ULTRASOUND IN MEDICINE, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
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  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/jum.15744
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF ULTRASOUND IN MEDICINE

Abstract

Objective Recently, a cardiac sonography finding, early systolic notching (ESN), was reported with high sensitivity and specificity for the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism (PE) in a limited population. The aim of this study was to determine the diagnostic accuracy of ESN finding for PE in emergency department (ED) patients.