DVT / PE Triple Distilled! Our favorite VTE pearls summarized in this fast paced recap gleaned from our discussions with Dr Oren Friedman #92 Pulmonary Embolism for the Internist and hematologist, heavy metal enthusiast, Dr Michael Streiff #154 DVT and PE Master Class. Introducing our new Triple Distilled sub-series offering shorter episodes that reinforce and refresh key concepts from past shows along with any pertinent updates.
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00:00 Intro, disclaimer, 01:40 Making the diagnosis of VTE, 09:07 Triage and risk stratify Pulmonary Embolism, 14:00 Anticoagulant choice; Duration of therapy after unprovoked DVT / PE, 21:00 Workup for unprovoked DVT / PE; DOACs in special populations: at extremes of weight, advanced CKD and in antiphospholipid syndrome, 28:22 IVC filters , 30:20 Outro
Check out the full show notes from previous Curbsiders’ shows covering VTE.