Pulmonary hypertension in systemic lupus erythematosus: a systematic review and analysis of 642 cases in Chinese population

@inproceedings{Xia2012PulmonaryHI,
  title={Pulmonary hypertension in systemic lupus erythematosus: a systematic review and analysis of 642 cases in Chinese population},
  author={Y. K. Xia and Sheng-Hao Tu and Yonghong Hu and Yu-mei Wang and Zhenyan Chen and H. T. Day and Krista Ross},
  booktitle={Rheumatology International},
  year={2012}
}
Pulmonary hypertension (PH) is an increasingly recognized complication of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). To develop a more comprehensive understanding of the clinical and pathological characteristics of pulmonary hypertension associated with systemic lupus erythematosus (PH/SLE) in the Chinese population, a systematic review of the literature up to 2012 was conducted. Six hundred and forty-two Chinese PH/SLE cases from 22 studies were identified as well documented and further analyzed… CONTINUE READING