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History of pulmonary hypertension (PH) and the circulation 

History of pulmonary hypertension (PH) and the circulation
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History of pulmonary hypertension (PH) and the circulation
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Clive Handler

and Gerry Coghlan

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10.1093/med/9780199572564.003.001
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date: 14 October 2019

History of PH and the circulation 4

After Harvey's landmark description of the circulation in the mid 17th century, most of the subsequent advances in our understanding of the anatomy and pathophysiology of PH took place in the last century. It is hoped that genetics, molecular biology, translational research, and technical advances will provide further information on this complex condition....

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