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American Heart Association And American Thoracic Society Joint Guidelines For Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension

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American Heart Association and American Thoracic Society Joint Guidelines for Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension

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  • Pulmonary hypertension is associated with diverse cardiac, pulmonary and systemic diseases in neonates, infants and older children and contributes to significant morbidity and mortality.
  • Many gaps remain regarding our knowledge of the developing lung circulation and its response to injury, unique features of PH in children, and optimal clinical evaluations and treatment strategies.
  • These joint guidelines represent consensus from experts in the field addressing current approaches to care.

Read the full article in Circulation


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Posted by Kelly Kozakowski on Nov 3, 2015 3:26 PM America/Chicago

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