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Acute Vasodilator Response in Pediatric Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: Current Clinical Practice From the TOPP Registry

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Douwes, Johannes M
Humpl, Tilman
Bonnet, Damien
Ivy, D Dunbar
Berger, Rolf M F
Published in Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 2016, vol. 67, no. 11, p. 1312-23
Abstract In pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH), acute vasodilator response testing (AVT) is considered important to identify adult patients with favorable prognosis using calcium-channel blocker (CCB) therapy. However, in pediatric PAH, criteria used to identify acute responders and CCB use are insufficiently studied.
Keywords Administration, InhalationAdolescentCalcium Channel Blockers/therapeutic useCardiac CatheterizationChildChild, PreschoolDose-Response Relationship, DrugEndothelium-Dependent Relaxing Factors/administration & dosageFamilial Primary Pulmonary Hypertension/drug therapy/physiopathologyFemaleFollow-Up StudiesHumansInfantMaleNitric Oxide/administration & dosagePrognosisPulmonary Wedge Pressure/drug effectsRegistriesRetrospective StudiesVasodilation/drug effectsVasodilator Agents/therapeutic use
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PMID: 26988953
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Research group L'hypertension pulmonaire (pédiatrie) (228)
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DOUWES, Johannes M et al. Acute Vasodilator Response in Pediatric Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: Current Clinical Practice From the TOPP Registry. In: Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 2016, vol. 67, n° 11, p. 1312-23. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:96718

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