cardiology

Mystery of high PAH rates in the red centre

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 ...

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