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Pulmonary arterial hypertension

Author: A J Peacock; J A Barberà
Publisher: Oxford : Clinical Pub., 2009.
Series: Therapeutic strategies.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) is a rare condition; yet this very rarity can be a disadvantage when it comes to treatment, making PAH difficult to diagnose, and resulting in suboptimal patient care. Furthermore, the global burden of PAH remains poorly understood and largely underestimated, as PAH commonly presents as a comorbidity with such conditions as systemic sclerosis, COPD, idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Pulmonary arterial hypertension.
Oxford : Clinical Pub., 2009
(OCoLC)255891036
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: A J Peacock; J A Barberà
ISBN: 9781846926105 1846926106
OCLC Number: 666932718
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 99 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: 1. Imaging of right heart & pulmonary circulation, A Vonk-Noordegraaf; 2. Exercise testing & haemodynamics, R Oudiz, D Danitrescu; 3. Epidemiology, M Humbert; 4. Current treatment, M Hoeper; 5. Essay: the future treatment of pulmonary hypertension, R Schermuly; 6. Endothelin receptor antagonists, C Opitz; 7. Stem-cell therapy for pulmonary arterial hypertension, A McIntosh; Abbreviations; General index.
Series Title: Therapeutic strategies.
Other Titles: Therapeutic strategies in pulmonary arterial hypertension
Responsibility: edited by A.J. Peacock, J.A. Barberà.

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Pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) is a rare condition. This work reviews the developments in our understanding of the disease, advances in therapy and opinion on best practice approaches to  Read more...

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