Clinical and hemodynamic profiles of elderly patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension: a single center, prospective study

@inproceedings{Ozpelit2017ClinicalAH,
  title={Clinical and hemodynamic profiles of elderly patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension: a single center, prospective study},
  author={Ebru Ozpelit and B G{\"u}nz Akdeniz and Dilek Sezgin and Can Sevinç and Kemal Can Tertemiz and Mehmet Emre Ozpelit and Mustafa Baris and Nezihi Bariş},
  booktitle={Journal of geriatric cardiology : JGC},
  year={2017}
}
BACKGROUNDS Pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) was previously considered an illness that affects mostly the young, but now it is also increasingly recognized in the elderly. The aim of this study was to compare the features of elderly versus younger patients diagnosed with PAH, and to define the prognostic factors which affect their long-term survival… CONTINUE READING