36. Pulmonary Hypertension and Sleep Disordered Breathing

  1. Teofilo Lee-Chiong M.D.
  1. Brooke G. Judd

Published Online: 4 NOV 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471751723.ch36

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

How to Cite

Judd, B. G. (2005) Pulmonary Hypertension and Sleep Disordered Breathing, in Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook (ed T. Lee-Chiong), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471751723.ch36

Editor Information

  1. National Jewish Medical and Research Center, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center Denver, Colorado, USA

Author Information

  1. Dartmouth–Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 NOV 2005
  2. Published Print: 4 NOV 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471683711

Online ISBN: 9780471751724

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Keywords:

  • sleep disordered breathing (SDB);
  • pulmonary hypertension in SDB;
  • right heart dysfunction in SDB

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Incidence of Pulmonary Hypertension and Right Heart Dysfunction In SDB

  • Right Heart Studies

  • Etiology of Pulmonary Hypertension In SDB

  • Treatment of Pulmonary Hypertension In SDB

  • Summary

  • References