This site is not optimized for Internet Explorer 8 (or older).

Please upgrade to a newer version of Internet Explorer or use an alternate browser such as Chrome or Firefox.

Hemodynamic and ventilatory responses during exercise in chronic thromboembolic disease

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Submitted by


Source Name: Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery


Coen van Kan, Mart N. van der Plas, Herre J. Reesink, Reindert P. van Steenwijk, Jaap J. Kloek, Robert Tepaske, Peter I. Bonta, Paul Bresser

Physiologic effects of pulmonary endarterectomy (PEA) for chronic thromboembolic disease (CTED) were studied 1 year postop.  PEA resulted in improved RV stroke volume response, heart rate response, and ventilatory efficiency related to exercise. 


Add comment

Log in or register to post comments