While much less common than other cardiovascular disease, pulmonary hypertension may also be contributing to the gap in life expectancy between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians. An observational study of 183 people diagnosed with pulmonary hypertension in Central Australia between 2005 and 2016 found the median age of diagnosis was 52 years – almost 20 years ...
Mystery of high PAH rates in the red centre
By Mardi Chapman
5 Apr 2018