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Major Finding: During a peak cardiopulmonary exercise test, all 10 diabetic subjects demonstrated a significantly greater mean increase in pulmonary capillary wedge pressure, compared with controls (23.
Sildenafil has also been evaluated in heart failure with reductions in PAP and pulmonary capillary wedge pressure being demonstrated; it therefore appears to have promise in this capacity (13).
These include systemic hypertension, obesity, sleep-disordered breathing and hypoventilation, and elevated pulmonary capillary wedge pressure.
Left ventricular end-diastolic pressure, left atrial pressure (LAP) and pulmonary capillary wedge pressure has been the subject of many investigations.
The study's researchers concluded that a number of factors can contribute to a mistaken diagnosis of PAH, including systemic hypertension, obesity, sleep-disordered breathing and hypoventilation, and elevated pulmonary capillary wedge pressure.
Central venous pressure, pulmonary capillary wedge pressure and intrathoracic blood volumes as preload indicators in cardiac surgery patients.
The prespecified primary objectives--improvements in 3-hour pulmonary capillary wedge pressure and patient-reported, 3-hour symptom relief (dyspnea)--were achieved with nesiritide, compared with standard therapy.
The primary endpoints of the study, expected to enroll approximately 32 patients, are evaluation of the safety and tolerability of TRV120027 and measurement of its effects on pulmonary capillary wedge pressure, an important indicator of dyspnea in patients with heart failure.
mean pulmonary artery pressure is 12 mm Hg and pulmonary capillary wedge pressure is 8 mm Hg.
Mean pulmonary capillary wedge pressure (PCWP) and mean left atrial pressure (LAP) reflect left ventricular filling pressures in the absence of mitral inflow obstruction.