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Session Recording from PHA's 2012 10th International PH Conference
PDE-5 Inhibitors and Endothelin Receptor Antagonists

June 23, 2012

This session will cover the phosphodiesterase inhibitors (PDE-5 inhibitors) (sildenafil, tadalafil) and their role in the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension. The mechanism of action of these drugs will be discussed as well as their potential benefits and associated risks. The evidence supporting their use will also be presented.

Presenter Information

Richard Channick, MD, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Mass. (Chair); Adaani Frost, MD, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas; Sandra Lombardi, RN, UCSD Medical Center, Encinitas, Calif.; Srinivas Murali, MD, West Penn Allegheny Health System, Pittsburgh, Pa.

 

 

 

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Actelion Pharmaceuticals US, Inc. Gilead Sciences, Inc. United Therapeutics Corporation Bayer HealthCare
This is a program of the PHA Medical Education Fund, made possible through unrestricted educational grants from our supporters.

 

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