CHEST Pulmonary Vascular Disease

Pulmonary Vascular Disease

Pulmonary Vascular Disease

Last Updated: June 2021

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CHEST Pulse Podcast

Update on Anticoagulation in COVID‑19

Listen to a discussion on the incidence of venous thromboembolism and bleeding among hospitalized patients with COVID‑19.

Moderator: Jean M. Elwing, MD, FCCP
Panelists: Sandeep Sahay, MD; Dana Kay, DO; Parth Rali, MD; and Vijay Balasubramanian, MD


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News From CHEST Physician®

Christopher J. Mullin, MD, MHS

I screen, you screen, we all screen for ... PAH

By: Christopher J. Mullin, MD, MHS
Pulmonary Vascular Disease NetWork
Given the high morbidity and mortality, and improved outcomes with earlier diagnosis and treatment, guidelines recommend aggressive assessment and screening for PAH in high-risk groups.

From the Pulmonary Vascular Disease NetWork

Pulmonary Vasculopathy and Thrombosis in Patients With COVID‑19
By: Dana Kay, DO; Sandeep Sahay, MD, FCCP; and Jean M. Elwing, MD, FCCP

COVID-19 has proven to affect multiple organ systems through the activation of inflammatory and coagulation cascades. One fundamental area researched has been the pulmonary vascular changes and the incidence of thrombosis observed in COVID‑19 patients.

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Patient Information

The CHEST Foundation creates trusted patient education resources that empower patients to engage in better managing their health.

Navigating PAH: Patient Education Guide
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CHEST Simulation Courses

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Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing

Join prominent world-renowned exercise experts as they discuss high-level interpretive strategies you can use in your practice. Our new, in-person course format is designed to ensure your safety against COVID‑19.
Dates: July 9 OR July 10
Location: CHEST Global Headquarters, Glenview, IL
CME Credits/MOC Points: 26.5

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CHEST SEEK™ Education

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.

Take the CHEST SEEK Challenge and answer a sample question.

CHEST SEEK LIBRARY | Access hundreds of pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine questions.  Purchase now »

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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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