• Methamphetamine-associated PAH a ‘distinct clinical phenotype'

    25 days ago - By Healio

    A new study highlights the clinical differences and outcomes of methamphetamine-associated pulmonary artery hypertension compared with idiopathic PAH, including less favorable hemodynamics and regional variation.
    “In a prospective, multicenter, U.S.-based registry of patients with PAH, we found that represents a distinct clinical phenotype when compared with idiopathic PAH,” Nicholas A. Kolaitis, MD, assistant professor of medicine at the University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, and colleagues wrote in the Annals of the American
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