This series on “Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension” is edited by:
- Christian Apitz, Division of Pediatric Cardiology, University Childrens Hospital Ulm, Ulm, Germany.
- Astrid E. Lammers, Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Clinic for Adult Congenital and Structural Heart Disease, University Hospital Münster, Münster, Germany.
By bringing together a number of specialists to refine and advance current knowledge on the topic of pediatric PH, we hope that this special series may stimulate and inspire physicians and researchers in order to move forward with care of children with this progressive and complex disease, true to the motto “It’s through collaboration that advances are made”.
Effects of exercise training on heart rate variability in children and adolescents with pulmonary arterial hypertension: a pilot study
Hemodynamic and prognostic impact of the diastolic pulmonary arterial pressure in children with pulmonary arterial hypertension—a registry-based analysis
Update from the World Symposium on Pulmonary Hypertension 2018: does the new hemodynamic definition of pediatric pulmonary hypertension have an impact on treatment strategies?
Role of cardiovascular magnetic resonance in pediatric pulmonary hypertension—novel concepts and imaging biomarkers
Pulmonary vascular disease in Fontan circulation—is there a rationale for pulmonary vasodilator therapies?
The series “Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension” was commissioned by the editorial office, Cardiovascular Diagnosis and Therapy without any sponsorship or funding. Christian Apitz and Astrid Lammers served as the unpaid Guest Editors for the series.