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Pulmonary Vascular Disease

Pulmonary Vascular Disease

CALL FOR EDITORS IN CHIEF | Build your professional portfolio, and impact patient care by leading a new pulmonary medicine open access journal in the CHEST® portfolio as Editor in Chief.


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CHEST Journal Podcast

Sex-Related Differences in Dynamic Right Ventricular-Pulmonary Vascular Coupling in Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction

Hear the lead author of a paper on right ventricular-pulmonary vascular coupling, published in the journal CHEST, discuss this exciting research.

Moderator: Dominique Pepper, MD
Panelist: Inderjit Singh, MD

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New guidelines on antithrombotic therapy for VTE disease

CHEST’s clinical guidelines for venous thromboembolism (VTE) disease provide 29 recommendations, covering everything from initial management through secondary prevention and risk reduction of post-thrombotic syndrome.



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Cascade testing in PAH: Is there a role?
CHEST’s Pulmonary Vascular Disease Network explores the role of cascade testing for pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH). Sandeep Sahay, MD, MSc, FCCP, and Jean M. Elwing, MD, FCCP, consider the effectiveness of cascade testing for identifying at-risk relatives of children and adults with PAH.

Thromboembolism and COVID-19
SARS-CoV-2 infection and COVID-19 pneumonia has been associated with a range of hematological abnormalities. Given these concerns, anticoagulation has been a common therapeutic focus during the pandemic, writes CHEST’s Cardiovascular Medicine and Surgery Network.

Heparin’s COVID-19 benefit greatest in moderately ill patients
Therapeutic levels of heparin can have widely varying effects on COVID-19 patients depending on the severity of their disease, according to a multiplatform clinical trial that analyzed patient data from three international trials.

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Written and peer reviewed by renowned experts in the pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine fields, the online CHEST SEEK Library and print publications include case-based questions and detailed rationales to stimulate and challenge your clinical thought processes; help you prepare for certification or recertification exams; and allow you to obtain CME credit, MOC points, and CE hours.

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PAH Jeopardy!

Immerse yourself in a timeless, mobile game of Jeopardy! Test your pulmonary arterial hypertension knowledge by answering the questions on the gameboard surrounding diagnosis and treatment of patients.

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