Category: Airway Management
Keywords: Pregnancy, Pulmonary Embolism (PubMed Search)
Pregnancy and Acute Pulmonary Embolism
Women who are pregnant or in the postpartum period and women who take hormonal therapy are at an increased risk of pulmonary embolism.
Tapson V. Acute Pulmonary Embolism. N Engl J Med 2008;358:1037-52