67 y/o woman with vasculitis presenting with acute SOB found to have DAH
Dr. Darryl Abrams | Morning Report | 08/11/2016
Pulmonary Embolus - Immediate bronchoconstriction because of lack of blood flow distal to the clot -> this is to preserve V/Q matching. Bronchoconstriction can happen diffusely leading to wheezing though.
Able to calculate a shunt fraction from this
Posted 08/11/16 09:06:54 AM by Adam Faye
~100 lifetime cigarettes is when you start to see an increase in malignancy