Two 6-Minute Walk Tests Recommended for Suspected Pulmonary Hypertension
In the initial assessment, more than half of the study participants were able to walk farther in the second 6MWT than in the first.
The 6MWT is a clinically relevant and appropriate target for patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension.
Certain risk scores may not be reliable for predicting the presence of a pulmonary embolism in pregnant or postpartum women.
Several drugs may demonstrate different safety profiles and side effects that warrant a change in treatment for individuals with pulmonary hypertension.