5999Comprehensive evaluation of the effectiveness and safety of balloon pulmonary angioplasty for inoperable chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension - long-term effects and complications

T. Aoki, K. Sugimura, S. Tatebe, M. Miura, S. Yamamoto, N. Yaoita, H. Suzuki, H. Sato, K. Kozu, R. Konno, K. Nochioka, K. Satoh (+1 others)
2017 European Heart Journal  
5998 -Table 1. Outcomes in 4 different regimens Outcome 8 mg/2 hrs 8 mg/4 hrs 12 mg/6 hrs 24 mg/6 hrs Background: The balloon pulmonary angioplasty (BPA) in patients with chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH) is still an emerging procedure. Previous reports showed that the risk of complications in BPA was higher than that of coronary interventions.
doi:10.1093/eurheartj/ehx493.5999 fatcat:gqkyi7fqrfbkdfa535qytucdla