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Session Recording from PHA's 2012 10th International PH Conference
Blood Disorders and PAH: Sickle Cells, Spleens and Platelets

June 23, 2012

What are the particular characteristics of pulmonary hypertension in this group of disorders? This session will focus on presenting the recent diagnostic and therapeutic advances in sickle cell and thalassemia associated pulmonary hypertension.

Presenter Information

Roberto Machado, MD, University of Illinois, Chicago, Chicago, Ill. (Chair); Elizabeth Klings, MD, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Mass.; Michael Risbano, MD, MA, FCCP, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pa.; Namita Sood, MD, FCCP, Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio








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