Table of Contents

Title page; Copyright page; Contents; Foreword. Current therapies for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension; 1. Etiology and prevalence of pulmonary arterial hypertension; 2. Pathology and diagnosis of pulmonary arterial hypertension; 3. Conventional therapy; 4. Targeted therapies: prostaglandins; 5. Targeted therapies: endothelin receptor antagonists ; 6. Stimulators and activators of soluble guanylate cyclase: potential therapeutic indications; 7. Surgical approaches in pulmonary arterial hypertension; 8. Monitoring and prognosis of pulmonary arterial hypertension 9. Right ventricular failureIndex Advances in the Management of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension