Conference: 2007 PH Resource Network Symposium
Release Date: 10.12.2007
Presentation Type: Breakout Sessions
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Chronic thromboembolic disease can be challenging from both a diagnostic and therapeutic standpoint. This session will address when to operate and provide a nursing perspective on a patient diagnosed with chronic thromboembolic disease while being referred for thromboendarterectomy. Postoperative management of these patients will also be discussed.