[Updated clinical classification of pulmonary hypertension].

  title={[Updated clinical classification of pulmonary hypertension].},
  author={G{\'e}rald Simonneau and Michael A. Gatzoulis and Ian Adatia and David S Celermajer and Chris P Denton and Ardeschir Ghofrani and Miguel Angel G{\'o}mez S{\'a}nchez and Raman Krishna Kumar and Michael Landzberg and Roberto F. Machado and Horst Olschewski and Ivan M. Robbins and Rogiero Souza},
  journal={Turk Kardiyoloji Dernegi arsivi : Turk Kardiyoloji Derneginin yayin organidir},
  volume={42 Suppl 1},
In 1998, a clinical classification of pulmonary hypertension (PH) was established, categorizing PH into groups which share similar pathological and hemodynamic characteristics and therapeutic approaches. During the 5th World Symposium held in Nice, France, in 2013, the consensus was reached to maintain the general scheme of previous clinical classifications. However, modifications and updates especially for Group 1 patients (pulmonary arterial hypertension [PAH]) were proposed. The main change… CONTINUE READING


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