Recent Strategies in Treatment of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension, A Review

@inproceedings{Fallah2015RecentSI,
  title={Recent Strategies in Treatment of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension, A Review},
  author={Flora Fallah},
  booktitle={Global journal of health science},
  year={2015}
}
Pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) is a disease characterized by an elevation in pulmonary artery pressure that can lead to right ventricular failure and death. The pulmonary circulation has to accommodate the entire cardiac output in each cardiac cycle and evolution has adapted to this by making it a low-pressure high-flow system. However, pathology can affect both the arterial and venous components of this system. Pulmonary venous hypertension mainly refers to diseases that result in… CONTINUE READING