Activase® (alteplase) is considered the standard treatment for eligible patients with acute massive Pulmonary Embolism (PE) 22

Know these acute massive PE Facts

  • Acute massive PE remains commonly underdiagnosed and potentially lethal. 20
  • Acute massive PE is defined as a sudden, ≥50% occlusion of pulmonary vasculature resulting in unstable pulmonary hemodynamic and ventilatory functions. 21
  • Activase is considered the standard treatment for eligible patients with acute massive PE and is recommended by American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP) and American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) guidelines. 22

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