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posted on 29.04.2020, 04:50 authored by Simon StewartSimon Stewart, Strange, Geoffrey Arthur, David Playford

Our understanding of the causes and consequences of pulmonary hypertension is limited. Consequently, its most distinctive forms with the worst prognosis have been the focus for diagnosis and treatment. We highlight the emerging challenge of reframing the prevalence and prognostic implications of pulmonary hypertension, focusing on the optimal therapeutic window to address the high mortality linked to this condition.

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Innovative health programs to reduce inequality in heart disease

National Health and Medical Research Council

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Year of publication

2020

Publisher doi

10.1038/s41569-020-0332-9