Show Summary Details
Page of

Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension 

Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension
Chapter:
Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension
Author(s):

Clive Handler

and Gerry Coghlan

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199572564.003.029
Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD MEDICINE ONLINE (www.oxfordmedicine.com). © Oxford University Press, 2016. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a title in Oxford Medicine Online for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 14 October 2019

Introduction 148

Anticoagulation 148

Medical treatment for inoperable CTEPH 148

Pulmonary endarterectomy 149

Indications for PEA 150

Surgical technique 150

Haemodynamic changes after PEA 150

Perioperative mortality 150

Functional class after PEA 150

Survival in CTEPH 150

Further reading 151

1–3.8% of patients with acute PEs may develop CTEPH....

Access to the complete content on Oxford Medicine Online requires a subscription or purchase. Public users are able to search the site and view the abstracts for each book and chapter without a subscription.

Please subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you have purchased a print title that contains an access token, please see the token for information about how to register your code.

For questions on access or troubleshooting, please check our FAQs, and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us.