Surgical pulmonary embolectomy is one of the treatment options for massive pulmonary embolism. At our institute, we have recently adopted a strategy of video assistance for better visualization and clearance of distal pulmonary emboli. Here, we describe our experience.
- Pulmonary embolectomy
- Pulmonary embolism
- Video-assisted surgery
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine