This book focuses on pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH, Group
1) and chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH,
Group 4) among the various groups of pulmonary hypertension (PH)
whose classification was updated into five major categories at
the 5th World Symposium held in Nice, France, in 2013. Readers
will find recent progress, methods, and up-to-date information on
PH mechanisms, diagnostic images, and treatment in the... more...