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Episode 58

Endovascular Treatment of Pulmonary Embolism

with Dr. Venkat Tummala and Dr. Thomas Tu

BackTable, LLC (Producer). (2020, March 11). Ep. 58 – Endovascular Treatment of Pulmonary Embolism [Audio podcast]. Retrieved from

Interventional Cardiologist Thomas Tu, MD and Interventional Radiologist Venkat Tummala MD discuss their respective approach to the treatment of Pulmonary Embolism, including risk stratification, treatment options, and endovascular technique.

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Dr. Venkat Tummala

Dr. Venkat Tummala is a practicing interventional radiologist with Lakeland Vascular Institute in Florida.

Dr. Thomas Tu

Dr. Thomas Tu is an interventional cardiologist and chief medical officer of Inari Medical. Until recently, Dr. Tu was the director of the cardiac cath lab at Louisville Cardiology in Kentucky.

Dr. Michael Barraza

Host Dr. Michael Barraza is a practicing interventional radiologist (and all around great guy) with Radiology Associates in Baton Rouge, LA.

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