DVT StudiesPubMed Collection


Bramante RM, Raio CC. Near-Miss in Focused Lower-Extremity Ultrasound for Deep Venous Thrombosis. J Emerg Med. 2013 Feb 21. doi:pii: S0736-4679(12)01568-5. 10.1016/j.jemermed.2012.11.044. [Epub ahead of print]

Pomero F, Dentali F, Borretta V, Bonzini M, Melchio R, Douketis JD, Fenoglio LM. Accuracy of emergency physician-performed ultrasonography in the diagnosis of deep-vein thrombosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Thromb Haemost. 2013 Jan;109(1):137-45. doi: 10.1160/TH12-07-0473. Epub 2012 Nov 8. Review.

Tay ET, Stone MB, Tsung JW. Emergency ultrasound diagnosis of deep venous thrombosis in the pediatric emergencydepartment: a case series. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2012 Jan;28(1):90-5. doi: 10.1097/PEC.0b013e31823f6027.

Fox JC, Bertoglio KC. Emergency Physician Performed Ultrasound for DVT Evaluation. Thrombosis. 2011;2011:938709. doi: 10.1155/2011/938709. Epub 2011 Mar 6.

Mehta N, Schecter J, Stone M Identification of intraluminal thrombus by ultrasonography in emergency department patients with acute deep venous thrombosis. J Emerg Med. 2012 May;42(5):566-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2011.06.016. Epub 2011 Oct 21.

Ward MJ, Sodickson A, Diercks DB, Raja AS. Cost-effectiveness of lower extremity compression ultrasound in emergency department patients with a high risk of hemodynamically stable pulmonary embolism. Acad Emerg Med. 2011 Jan;18(1):22-31. doi: 10.1111/j.1553-2712.2010.00957.x.

Magazzini S, Vanni S, Toccafondi S, Paladini B, Zanobetti M, Giannazzo G, Federico R, Grifoni S. Duplex ultrasound in the emergency department for the diagnostic management of clinically suspected deep vein thrombosis. Acad Emerg Med. 2007 Mar;14(3):216-20. Epub 2007 Jan 30.

Bernardi E, Camporese G, Buller H, et al.  Serial 2-point ultrasonography diagnosing suspected symptomatic deep vein thrombosis v whole leg sonography: a randomized controlled trial.  JAMA 2008;300:1653-9.

Blaivas M, Lambert MJ, Harwood RA, Wood JP, Konicki J. Lower-extremity Doppler for deep venous thrombosis–can emergency physicians be accurate and fast? Acad Emerg Med. 2000 Feb;7(2):120-6.

Burnside PR, Brown MD, Kline JA. Systematic review of emergency physician-performed ultrasonography for lower-extremity deep vein thrombosis. Acad Emerg Med. 2008. 15:493-498.

Lensing AW, Prandoni P, Brandjes D, Huisman PM, Vigo M, Tomasella G, Krekt J, Wouter Ten Cate J, Huisman MV, Büller HR Detection of deep-vein thrombosis by real-time B-mode ultrasonography. N Engl J Med. 1989 Feb 9;320(6):342-5.

Munoz FJ, Mismetti P, Poggi R, et al. Clinical outcome of patients with upper-extremity deep vein thrombosis results from the RIETE RegistryChest. 2008. 133:143-148.

Sheiman RG, McArdel CR. Bilateral lower extremity US in the patient with unilateral symptoms of deep venous thrombosis: Assessment of needRadiology 1995. 194:171-173.

Sheiman RG, McArdle CR.Clinically suspected pulmonary embolism: use of bilateral lower extremity US as the initial examination–a prospective study. Radiology. 1999 Jul;212(1):75-8

Shiver SA, Lyon M, Blaivas M, et al. Prospective comparison of emergency physician-performed venous ultrasound and CT venography for deep venous thrombosis. Am J Emerg Med 2010 Mar;28(3):354-358.

Theodoro DL, Blaivas M, Duggal S, et al. Real-time B-mode ultrasound in the ED saves time in the diagnosis of deep vein thrombosis (DVT). Am J Emerg Med. 2004. 22:197-200.

Frazee BW, Snoey ER, Levitt A. Emergency Department compression ultrasound to diagnose proximal deep vein thrombosis. J Emerg Med. 2001 Feb;20(2):107-12.

 Nunn KP, Thompson PK. Towards evidence based emergency medicine: best BETs from the Manchester Royal Infirmary. Using the ultrasound compression test for deep vein thrombosis will not precipitate a thromboembolic event. Emerg Med J. 2007 Jul;24(7):494-5. Review.

McIlrath ST, Blaivas M, Lyon M Patient follow-up after negative lower extremity bedside ultrasound for deep venous thrombosis in the ED. Am J Emerg Med. 2006 May;24(3):325-8


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