Ed. by Nicholas S. Hill and Harrison W. Farber.
Humana Press Inc.
Pulmonary specialists mostly from US universities review recent developments in the pathophysiologic understanding and therapy of pulmonary hypertension in a manner designed to be comprehensible and useful to clinicians. Their topics include classification, genes, the right ventricle, connective tissue disease associated with the condition, a general therapeutic approach and traditional therapies, statins, and lung transplantation and atrial septostomy.
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