Heart failure and respiratory hospitalizations are reduced in patients with heart failure and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with the use of an implantable pulmonary artery pressure monitoring device Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Blood Pressure Monitoring, Ambulatory
  • Catheterization, Swan-Ganz
  • Heart Failure
  • Hospitalization
  • Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive

abstract

  • HF management incorporating hemodynamic information from an implantable PA pressure monitor significantly reduces HF and respiratory hospitalizations in HF subjects with comorbid COPD compared with standard care.

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4405122

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.cardfail.2014.12.008

PubMed ID

  • 25541376

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 240

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 21

number

  • 3