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Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension program (PAH)

This inter-disciplinary program focuses on diagnosing, patient education, treatment and monitoring the progression of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension.

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fri Jul 19 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
sat Jul 20 Unavailable
sun Jul 21 Unavailable
mon Jul 22 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
tue Jul 23 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
wed Jul 24 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
thu Jul 25 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

A referral from a medical specialist (for example- cardiologist or respirologist) is required.

Contact

Tel: 902-473-3841

Located on level 2, Room 2290

Patient Education Resources

Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH) Program - Halifax Infirmary, QE II

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Pulmonary hypertension causes high blood pressure (hypertension) in the blood vessels that connect your heart and lungs (pulmonary arteries). PAH is pulmonary hypertension that is caused by a progressive (gets worse over time) disease. This pamphlet explains what causes PAH, why you have been referred to the PAH Program, how the PAH Program will help you, and how PAH is treated.

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