Pulmonary Hypertension Society of Australia and New Zealand Scientific Abstracts 2013


  • Pulmonary hypertension in adult congenital heart disease: the ANZ PAH-CHD registry
  • Effect of macitentan on pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH)-related hospitalizations: results from the randomized controlled SERAPHIN study
  • The prevalence and consequences of perioperative diastolic dysfunction with pulmonary hypertension in an elderly population
  • Noninvasive stress testing of the pulmonary circulation using dobutamine echocardiography
  • Assessment of ventriculoarterial interaction in pulmonary arterial hypertension using wave intensity analysis
  • Gas exchange measures during 6-minute walk test are more sensitive to disease severity than walk distance
  • Right ventricular strain in the rocking right ventricle
  • A Queensland perspective of end-of-life care in pulmonary arterial hypertension
  • A panel-based approach for access to pulmonary vasodilator therapy: the New Zealand experience
  • Oxygen desaturation during the 6-minute walk test is related to end-exercise breathing efficiency and PETCO2 in congenital heart disease (CHD)–associated pulmonary hypertension
  • Pulmonary endarterectomy for chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension: the St. Vincent's Hospital experience
  • The psychosocial burden of intravenous epoprostenol in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension
  • New method for the diagnosis of pulmonary hypertension
  • “Can we do it better?”
  • Support groups: are they worth it?
  • Pulmonary hypertension due to arteriovenous malformation
  • Successful use of pre- and postoperative ECMO for pulmonary thromboendarterectomy, mitral valve replacement, and myomectomy in a patient with chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
  • Characterization of endothelin-1-mediated contraction in intrapulmonary airways and arteries in rat lung slices
  • Successful use of bosentan and sildenafil in hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia–associated pulmonary hypertension

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Congenital Heart Disease
Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
Pulmonary Hypertension
Right Heart Failure
Right Ventricle: Structure, Function and Dysfunction
Vasoreactivity: Vasoconstriction and Vasodilatation

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Pulmonary Circulation Vol 4: No 2

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