Pulmonary Wedge Pressure

Known as: Pulmonary Wedge Pressures, pawp, Pulmonary Artery Wedge Pressure 
The blood pressure as recorded after wedging a CATHETER in a small PULMONARY ARTERY; believed to reflect the PRESSURE in the pulmonary CAPILLARIES.
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study was to assess the clinical, functional, and hemodynamic characteristics of passive and mixed… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND & AIMS Behavioral treatment (biofeedback) has been reported to improve fecal incontinence but has not been compared… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Cardiac troponin I (cTnI), a sensitive and specific marker of myocardial cell injury, is useful in diagnosing and… (More)
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2002
2002
Hypocapnia contributes to the genesis of Cheyne-Stokes respiration and central sleep apnoea in patients with congestive heart… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Progressive right-heart failure is the ultimate cause of death for most patients with primary pulmonary hypertension. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND In chronic heart failure (CHF), arterial baroreflex regulation of cardiac function is impaired, leading to a reduction… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Primary pulmonary hypertension is a progressive fatal disease of unknown cause, and patients with this condition have a median… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
To characterize the hemodynamic factors that regulate stroke volume during upright exercise in normal man, 24 asymptomatic male… (More)
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1986
1986
The authors studied 12 surgical patients in the intensive care unit post coronary artery bypass graft surgery and ten nonsurgical… (More)
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