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Model of Laporte et al for Predicting a Fatal Pulmonary Embolism Within 3 Months

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Laporte et al identified risk factors for a fatal pulmonary embolism (PE) within 3 months of an episode of symptomatic venous thromboembolism. These can help to identify a patient who may benefit from more aggressive management. the authors are from multiple hospitals in Spain participating in the Registro Informatizado de la Enfermedad ThromboEmbolica venosa (RIETE) registry.

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