Pulmonary hypertension: who should you refer?
Streams: Respiratory Medicine
The presentation will include a background on the definition and clinical classification of PH as well as touch on the aetiology and pathophysiology. The treatable sub-types will then be described in more detail including the treatment options and current outcomes. The session will finish with a summary of who should be referred to a national pulmonary hypertension service.
- Classification of PH
- Treatments available for PH
- Who to refer to a national pulmonary hypertension service?