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High altitude pulmonary edema

Known as: Pulmonary edema of mountaineers 
National Institutes of Health

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2014
2012
2012
High altitude pulmonary edema (HAPE) is a noncardiogenic pulmonary edema which typically occurs in lowlanders who ascend rapidly… 
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
High altitude pulmonary edema (HAPE) is the leading cause of death from altitude illness and rapid descent is often considered a… 
Review
2004
Review
2004
  • R. Schoene
  • High altitude medicine & biology
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 31810859
During the last decade, major advances in the understanding of the mechanism of high altitude pulmonary edema (HAPE) have… 
Review
2002
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The pathogenesis of high altitude pulmonary edema (HAPE) is disputed. We propose that the mechanism is stress failure of… 
1992
1992
High altitude pulmonary edema (HAPE) is characterized by marked pulmonary hypertension. Treatment of 6 subjects suffering from… 
1982
1982
Ascent to altitude can cause a number of complaints: acute mountain sickness (AMS), high altitude retinal hemorrhages (HARH… 
1975
1975
Since its original description in the English literature 15 years ago, high altitude pulmonary edema (HAPE) has been the subject…