Iranian Journal of Radiology

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Computed Tomography Pulmonary Angiography for Evaluation of Patients With Suspected Pulmonary Embolism: Use or Overuse

Shima Molaee 1 , Hossein Ghanaati 2 , 3 , Enayat Safavi 4 , * , Morteza Foroumandi 1 and Soheil Peiman 1 , 4
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1 Department of Internal Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Advanced Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology Research Center (ADIR), Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
3 Department of Radiology, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
4 Advanced Thoracic Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Radiology: July 01, 2015, 12 (3); e22383
  • Published Online: July 22, 2015
  • Article Type: Brief Report
  • Received: July 28, 2014
  • Revised: August 24, 2014
  • Accepted: August 31, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/iranjradiol.12(2)2015.22383

To Cite: Molaee S, Ghanaati H, Safavi E, Foroumandi M, Peiman S. Computed Tomography Pulmonary Angiography for Evaluation of Patients With Suspected Pulmonary Embolism: Use or Overuse, Iran J Radiol. 2015 ; 12(3):e22383. doi: 10.5812/iranjradiol.12(2)2015.22383.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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