Chapter 5. Cor Pulmonale in Chronic Mountain Sickness: Present Concept of Monge's Disease

  1. Ruth Porter and
  2. Julie Knight
  1. D. Peñaloza,
  2. F. Sime and
  3. L. Ruiz

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470715383.ch5

Ciba Foundation Symposium - High Altitude Physiology: Cardiac and Respiratory Aspects

Ciba Foundation Symposium - High Altitude Physiology: Cardiac and Respiratory Aspects

How to Cite

Peñaloza, D., Sime, F. and Ruiz, L. (1971) Cor Pulmonale in Chronic Mountain Sickness: Present Concept of Monge's Disease, in Ciba Foundation Symposium - High Altitude Physiology: Cardiac and Respiratory Aspects (eds R. Porter and J. Knight), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470715383.ch5

Author Information

  1. Laboratorio Cardiovascular, Instituto de Invedgaciones de la Altura, Universidad Peruanu Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1971

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780700015306

Online ISBN: 9780470715383

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Keywords:

  • high altitudes;
  • hypoxaemia;
  • chronic mountain sickness;
  • hypoventilation;
  • dyspnoea

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Material and Methods

  • Results

  • Discussion

  • Summary

  • References

  • Discussion

  • References

  • Qoheleth and Justice