PHCentral RSS - rss http://phcentral.org FIRE feed Sat, 26 Jul 2014 09:07:26 GMT Making Pulmonary Pressure Measurements Safer For PH Patients Using Ultrasound http://www.phcentral.org/news/5260 http://pulmonaryhypertensionnews.com/2014/07/08/making-pulmonary-pressure-measurements-safer-ph-patients-using-ultrasound/ July 25, 2014 Major Signaling Pathway in Scleroderma May Enable Effective Treatments, Cures http://www.phcentral.org/news/5259 http://pulmonaryhypertensionnews.com/2014/07/22/major-signaling-pathway-scleroderma-may-enable-effective-treatments-cures/ July 24, 2014 Scleroderma Patients Benefit from Stem Cell Transplants Over Conventional Treatment http://www.phcentral.org/news/5258 http://pulmonaryhypertensionnews.com/2014/07/21/scleroderma-patients-benefit-stem-cell-transplants-conventional-treatment/ July 23, 2014 New PAH-Related Hospitalization Study Released http://www.phcentral.org/news/5253 http://pulmonaryhypertensionnews.com/2014/07/17/new-pah-related-hospitalization-study-released/ July 22, 2014 Experimental Therapy Targets Inflammation in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension http://www.phcentral.org/news/5252 http://pulmonaryhypertensionnews.com/2014/07/16/experimental-therapy-targets-inflammation-pulmonary-arterial-hypertension/ July 21, 2014 New and Effective Treatments for Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis http://www.phcentral.org/news/5257 http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/827911 July 20, 2014 US News Ranks Best Hospitals in 2014 http://www.phcentral.org/news/5256 http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/828374 July 20, 2014 US News & World Report has named the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, the top hospital in the United States. Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston and Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland, were ranked 2 and 3, respectively, according to a news release.]]> Disturbed Sleep Linked to Increased Dementia Risk http://www.phcentral.org/news/5255 http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/828286 July 19, 2014 Growing Doubt on Statin Drugs: The Problem of Drug-Lifestyle Interaction http://www.phcentral.org/news/5254 http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/827675 July 19, 2014 New technology removes blood clots http://www.phcentral.org/news/5250 http://www.news-medical.net/news/20140710/New-technology-removes-blood-clots.aspx July 18, 2014
But experts at the UC San Diego Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center (SCVC) are now able to save patients like this one from potentially fatal outcomes by using a new technology capable of removing blood clots, infected masses or foreign bodies from major cardiac blood vessels without performing open-heart surgery.....]]>
When the pressure gets too much http://www.phcentral.org/news/5247 http://www.6minutes.com.au/in-pictures/when-the-pressure-gets-too-much July 17, 2014 Reduced range of facial expression indicates serious heart, lung disease http://www.phcentral.org/news/5246 http://medicalxpress.com/news/2014-07-range-facial-heart-lung-disease.html July 17, 2014 Subcutaneous Treprostinil Used to Treat PAH Infants http://www.phcentral.org/news/5248 http://pulmonaryhypertensionnews.com/2014/07/10/subcutaneous-treprostinil-used-treat-pah-infants/ July 16, 2014 Mutation New to PAH Onset is Identified and Remedied in the Laboratory http://www.phcentral.org/news/5245 http://pulmonaryhypertensionnews.com/2014/07/15/mutation-new-pah-onset-identified-remedied-laboratory/ July 16, 2014 Why drinking too much may cause lung disease http://www.phcentral.org/news/5249 http://www.consumeraffairs.com/news/why-drinking-too-much-may-cause-lung-disease-070714.html July 15, 2014 PAH Disease Burden 'Significant' http://www.phcentral.org/news/5244 http://www.medwirenews.com/59/105727/Hypertension/PAH_disease_burden_significant.html July 15, 2014 Lung Disease Inadequately Assessed by FVC in PH-Scleroderma Patients http://www.phcentral.org/news/5242 http://pulmonaryhypertensionnews.com/2014/07/11/lung-disease-inadequately-assessed-fvc-ph-scleroderma-patients/ July 14, 2014 Reliable Measure for Oxygen Uptake Efficiency in PAH Patients Found in New Study http://www.phcentral.org/news/5243 http://www.plosone.org/article/info:doi/10.1371/journal.pone.0098889 July 14, 2014 ...
In patients with IPAH, OUES and OUEP are both significantly lower than the healthy subjects. OUEP is a better physiological parameter than OUES in evaluating the gas exchange abnormality of patients with IPAH.
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Pregancy in Women with PH http://www.phcentral.org/news/5241 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3221745/ July 13, 2014 New Accurate, Time-Saving Heart Visualization Method ... http://www.phcentral.org/news/5240 http://pulmonaryhypertensionnews.com/2014/07/09/pah-heart-disease-patients-may-benefit-novel-accurate-time-saving-heart-visualization-method/ July 13, 2014 Lung Institute Reveals New Stem Cell Therapy Case Study http://www.phcentral.org/news/5239 http://www.digitaljournal.com/pr/2046349 July 12, 2014 ]]> Depression Can Hinder Pulmonary Rehab http://www.phcentral.org/news/5238 dhttp://psychcentral.com/news/2014/07/10/depression-can-hinder-pulmonary-rehab/72304.html July 12, 2014 The LARIAT trial: PAH clinical trial using bardoxolone methyl http://www.phcentral.org/news/5237 http://pulmonaryhypertensionnews.com/clinical-trials/ July 11, 2014 This is a two-part study sponsored by Reata Pharmaceuticals of Irving, TX....

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PK10453, a nonselective platelet-derived growth factor receptor inhibitor, prevents the progression of pulmonary arterial hypertension. http://www.phcentral.org/news/5236 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25006424 July 10, 2014 Pulmonary Hypertension in Infants: Subcutaneous Treprostinil? http://www.phcentral.org/news/5235 Medscape July 9, 2014 Viagra facing stiff competition in Thailand http://www.phcentral.org/news/5234 http://www.phuketgazette.net/thailand-news/Viagra-facing-stiff-competition-in-Thailand/16854 July 8, 2014
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Unique Predictors of Mortality in Patients With Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Associated With Systemic Sclerosis in the Reveal Registry http://www.phcentral.org/news/5233 http://journal.publications.chestnet.org/article.aspx?articleid=1886392 July 8, 2014 Contractile Dysfunction of Left Ventricular Cardiomyocytes in Patients With Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension. http://www.phcentral.org/news/5232 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24998125 July 7, 2014 Apixaban Recommended for DVT/PE Indications in European Union http://www.phcentral.org/news/5231 http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/827526 July 6, 2014 Study: Two-Thirds of Men Prefer Electric Shock to Being Alone With Thoughts http://www.phcentral.org/news/5230 http://www.escapistmagazine.com/news/view/135898-Study-Two-Thirds-of-Men-Prefer-Electric-Shock-to-Being-Alone-With-Thoughts July 6, 2014 Benefits and Harms of Roflumilast in Moderate to Severe COPD http://www.phcentral.org/news/5229 http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/826746_1 July 5, 2014 Failure Of Health Information Technology http://www.phcentral.org/news/5228 http://boards.medscape.com/forums/?128@@.2a5d556e!comment=1 July 5, 2014 Fireworks: Air quality and health effects http://www.phcentral.org/news/5227 http://www.theprairiestar.com/agweekly/news/regional/fireworks-air-quality-and-health-effects/article_1e167894-0164-11e4-af75-0019bb2963f4.html July 4, 2014 Unapproved Device Buys Time for New Pair of Lungs http://www.phcentral.org/news/5226 http://abcnews.go.com/Technology/wireStory/unapproved-device-buys-time-pair-lungs-24384166 July 2, 2014 Reata Begins Enrollment For PAH – LARIAT Phase 2 Study http://www.phcentral.org/news/5225 http://pulmonaryhypertensionnews.com/2014/06/30/reata-begins-enrollment-pah-lariat-phase-2-study-examining-bardoxolone-methyl-treating-pulmonary-arterial-hypertension/ July 1, 2014 Management of respiratory diseases beyond drugs: Pulmonary Rehabilitation http://www.phcentral.org/news/5224 http://mediaforfreedom.com/readarticle.php?AID=18456 July 1, 2014 Transbronchial Cryobiopsy Aids in Diagnosis of Interstitial Lung Disease http://www.phcentral.org/news/5223 http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/827338 June 29, 2014 Is the PA Pressure High or Low? http://www.phcentral.org/news/5222 http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/826143 June 29, 2014 U.S. Group Changes Lung Transplant Policy for Kids http://www.phcentral.org/news/5221 http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/827273 June 28, 2014 Corticosteroids and Transition to Delirium in Patients With Acute Lung Injury http://www.phcentral.org/news/5220 http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/825748 June 28, 2014 Completes Enrollment of its Phase 2 Trial of INOpulse® http://www.phcentral.org/news/5219 http://www.marketwatch.com/story/bellerophon-therapeutics-completes-enrollment-of-its-phase-2-trial-of-inopulse-for-treatment-of-pulmonary-hypertension-associated-with-chronic-obstructive-pulmonary-disease-ph-copd-2014-06-26 June 27, 2014