Pulmonary Hypertension and Pulmonary Vascular Disease

Target audience

Respiratory clinicians, cardiology clinicians and trainees


Educational aims

Through a mix of lectures, workshops and case presentations, participants will learn to:

  • Understand the diagnostic processes leading to a diagnosis of pulmonary hypertension/embolism
  • Initiate appropriate investigations, understand the pathogenesis of the condition
  • Understand the basis behind modern treatment of pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary thromboembolism

Programme

PDF journal article, handout or slides
PDF journal article, handout or slides
Clinical features of pulmonary hypertension
S. Gaine (Dublin, Ireland)
Slide presentation
Slide presentation
Pathology of pulmonary hypertension
P. Dorfmuller (Le Plessis Robinson, France)
Slide presentation
Slide presentation
Pathobiology of pulmonary hypertension
A. Peacock (Glasgow, United Kingdom)
PDF journal article, handout or slides
PDF journal article, handout or slides
Pathophysiology of pulmonary hypertension
R. Naeije (Beersel, Belgium)
PDF journal article, handout or slides
PDF journal article, handout or slides
Altitude and the greatest cycling rivalry of the 20th century
M. Sproule (Glasgow, United Kingdom)
No content made available
No content made available
Right heart imaging and failure in pulmonary hypertension
A. Vonk Noordegraaf (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
Slide presentation
Slide presentation
Cardiac catheterisation lecture and video demonstration
M. D'Alto (Naples, Italy)
Slide presentation
Slide presentation
Radiology of pulmonary hypertension
M. Sproule (Glasgow, United Kingdom)
Slide presentation
Slide presentation
Exercise testing in pulmonary hypertension
M. Johnson (Glasgow, United Kingdom)
Slide presentation
Slide presentation
Making the diagnosis of acute pulmonary embolism
S. Konstantinides (Mainz, Germany)
Slide presentation
Slide presentation
Treatment of acute pulmonary embolism
M. Johnson (Glasgow, United Kingdom)
Slide presentation
Slide presentation
Diagnosis and treatment of chronic pulmonary embolism
J. Pepke-Zaba (Cambridge, United Kingdom)
Slide presentation
Slide presentation
Congenital heart disease and pulmonary hypertension (cardiology for pulmonologists)
M. D'Alto (Naples, Italy)
Slide presentation
Slide presentation
Exercise testing in pulmonary hypertension – live demonstration
M. Johnson (Glasgow, United Kingdom)
PDF journal article, handout or slides
PDF journal article, handout or slides
Current medical treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension
S. Gaine (Dublin, Ireland)
Slide presentation
Slide presentation
Who to treat/who not to treat: Left heart disease
R. Naeije (Beersel, Belgium)
PDF journal article, handout or slides
PDF journal article, handout or slides
Who to treat/who not to treat: Hypoxic lung disease
A. Vonk Noordegraaf (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
Slide presentation
Slide presentation
Pulmonary hypertension in the intensive care unit
B. Lamia (Rouen, France)
Slide presentation
Slide presentation
Clinical trials in pulmonary arterial hypertension: what do they tell us
R. Naeije (Beersel, Belgium)
PDF journal article, handout or slides
PDF journal article, handout or slides
The future of treatment for pulmonary arterial hypertension
A. Peacock (Glasgow, United Kingdom)
PDF journal article, handout or slides
PDF journal article, handout or slides