Checklist for the Echocardiographic Evaluation of Pulmonary ...
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Checklist for the Echocardiographic Evaluation of Pulmonary Hypertension

 • Record estimated PASP

 • Evaluate RV size and function

 • Evaluate for signs of elevated PVR

 • Estimate volume status

 • Evaluate severity of TR

 • Evaluate for pericardial effusion

 • Evaluate for causes of PH (left heart disease, shunt lesions)

 • Differentiate PAH from PVH



Dr. Sanjiv Shah @HFpEF



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Dr. Gerald Diaz
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