Surgery remains treatment of choice for CTEPH

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The long-term outcomes of operated and nonoperated patients with chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension were reported in a large, prospective, multicentre, European and Canadian registry. The long-term prognosis of operated patients was superior to that of nonoperated patients, indicating that surgery should be the first-choice treatment in this patient cohort
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)188-189
JournalNature Reviews Cardiology
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2016

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