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Table 5 Thromboembolic events description

From: A cohort study on the incidence and outcome of pulmonary embolism in trauma and orthopedic patients

Location of PE Extension Pat. N.
Right lung Proximal 9 (10.6%)
  Distal 20 (23.5%)
  Proximal to distal 2 (2.4%)
Left lung Distal 7 (8.2%)
Bilateral Distal 14 (16.5%)
  Proximal 21 (24.7%)
  Proximal to distal 3 (3.5%)
  Multifocal 4 (4.7%)
  Proximal left and distal right 4 (4.7%)
  Proximal right and distal left 1 (1.2%)
Total   85
Concomitant DVT: extension Pat. N
Proximal to the knee 11 (12.9%)
Distal to the knee 6 (7%)
Above and below the knee 11 (12.9%)
Total 28 (32.9%)
  1. DVT, deep vein thrombosis; Pat. N., patient number; PE, pulmonary embolism.