Tag: right ventricular failure

Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension and the Failing Ventricle: Getting It Right Authors: Mandras, Stacy A.; Oleck, Sylvia; Ventura, Hector O. Right ventricular failure (RVF) remains the primary cause of death in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension. We review the pathophysiology of RVF, including the remodeling and ventriculoarterial uncoupling that occurs when the failing right side of the heart […]