Hi, my name is Alana, I live in Melbourne, Australia I am 26 years old and I am a pulmonary embolism survivor.
My story goes like this, I had a hip athroscope on my right hip on the 10/12/14. 533 more words
There is a great inequity in public health funding. For example, President Obama’s Fiscal Year 2015 federal budget request included around $30.4 billion for HIV/AIDS efforts. 1,677 more words
BACKGROUND: D-dimer levels increase with age, and research has suggested that using an age-adjusted D-dimer threshold may improve diagnostic efficiency without compromising safety. The objective of this study was to assess the safety of using an age-adjusted D-dimer threshold in the workup of patients with suspected pulmonary embolism (PE). 193 more words