Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension of the Newborn

Robin H Steinhorn

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Abstract

The causes, pathophysiology, and treatment of the persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn are distinct from pulmonary hypertension in older children and adults. Despite of abundance of experimental data to date no single therapeutic approach has been shown to be universally effective. The future therapy concepts shall be likely based on the knowledge and understanding of the highly specific molecular cascades and signaling pathways.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPanVascular Medicine, Second Edition
PublisherSpringer Berlin Heidelberg
Pages4135-4155
Number of pages21
ISBN (Electronic)9783642370786
ISBN (Print)9783642370779
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2015

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)
  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)

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    Steinhorn, R. H. (2015). Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension of the Newborn. In PanVascular Medicine, Second Edition (pp. 4135-4155). Springer Berlin Heidelberg. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-37078-6_160