Recently, catheter based therapies have been gaining more popularity in the management of patients with
massive pulmonary embolism. We report a 57-year old Turkish woman presenting with bilateral massive pulmonary embolism causing hemodynamic instability after cardiac surgery and she was treated successfully by using unilateral ultrasound-assisted catheter-directed thrombolysis.
Koray Ak, Isbir S, Dericioglu O, Kararmaz A, Arsan S (2014) Successful Management of Massive Bilateral Pulmonary Embolism by Unilateral Ultrasound-Accelerated Thrombolysis after Cardiac Surgery. Angiol Open Access 2:138.