Updated Clinical Classification of Pulmonary Hypertension
Gerald Simonneau, Michael A. Gatzoulis, Ian Adatia, David Celermajer, Chris Denton, Ardeschir Ghofrani, Miguel Angel Gomez Sanchez, R. Krishna Kumar, Michael Landzberg, Roberto F. Machado, Horst Olschewski, Ivan M. Robbins and Rogiero Souza
Criteria for Closing Cardiac Shunts in PAH Patients Associated With Congenital Heart Defects∗
↵∗ Criteria: the long-term impact of defect closure in the presence of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) with increased PVR is largely unknown. There are a lack of data in this controversial area, and caution must be exercised.
↵† Correctable with surgery or intravascular nonsurgical procedure.