The need to recognize the pulmonary circulation and the right ventricle as an integrated functional unit: facts and hypotheses (2013 Grover Conference series).

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For many patients with severe pulmonary arterial hypertension, heart failure-and, in particular, right heart failure-is the final chapter of their chronic illness. Targeted therapy for pulmonary hypertension is effective only if the right ventricular ejection fraction is maintained or improved. Because improvement of right heart function and reversal of… (More)
DOI: 10.1086/679702

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@article{Voelkel2015TheNT, title={The need to recognize the pulmonary circulation and the right ventricle as an integrated functional unit: facts and hypotheses (2013 Grover Conference series).}, author={Norbert Felix Voelkel and Harm Jan Bogaard and Jos{\'e} Gomez-Arroyo}, journal={Pulmonary circulation}, year={2015}, volume={5 1}, pages={81-9} }