Cameron W. Pierce

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A case of an 85-year-old woman with gradually progressive but severe dyspnea is reported. A thorough workup disclosed platypnea-orthodeoxia syndrome associated with right-to-left shunting through a patent foramen ovale, in the presence of several other recognized risk factors, despite the absence of significant pulmonary hypertension. Successful(More)
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: All authors have completed and submitted the ICMJE Form for Disclosure of Potential Conflicts of Interest. Dr Scales reported receiving a stipend from the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) for his role as physician lead, MOHLTC Ontario ICU Clinical Best Practices Project, and currently holding a New(More)
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