Table of Contents
July 2020 Supplement
Acute Pulmonary Embolism
New insights to enhance our understanding and improve our response
Sponsored by The PERT Consortium®
In This Supplement
COVID-19 and VTE: What We Know and What We Don’t Know
A review of what is currently known about the role of inflammation, markers of disease in coagulation studies, pathologic and clinical evidence of thrombosis, and the approach to anticoagulation of COVID-positive hospitalized patients.
By Oren A. Friedman, MD; Eugene Yuriditsky, MD; and James Horowitz, MD, FACC
The PERT Consortium® COVID-19 PE Registry: Introduction and Implementation
A discussion of the goals of the registry and what types of data are being collected and reported.
By Rachel P. Rosovsky, MD, MPH; George A. Davis, PharmD, BCPS; Robert Lookstein, MD, MHCDL, FSIR, FAHA, FSVM; and Kenneth Rosenfield, MD, MHCDS, FACC, MSCAI; on behalf of THE PERT Consortium®
New Insights Into the Mechanisms of Thrombosis Formation: A Focus on Inflammation
A discussion of the genetic mechanisms, role of intermediary metabolism, complex relationship between inflammation and thrombosis, and future targets for thrombus resolution.
By Scott J. Cameron, MD, PhD, and Victor F. Tapson, MD