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A Pathophysiological Approach to Understanding Pulmonary Hypertension in Cardiac Surgery

By Anne Q. N. Nguyen, Alain Deschamps, France Varin, Louis P. Perrault and André Y. Denault

Submitted: February 22nd 2011Reviewed: September 2nd 2011Published: February 29th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/27744

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Anne Q. N. Nguyen, Alain Deschamps, France Varin, Louis P. Perrault and André Y. Denault (February 29th 2012). A Pathophysiological Approach to Understanding Pulmonary Hypertension in Cardiac Surgery, Perioperative Considerations in Cardiac Surgery Cuneyt Narin, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/27744. Available from:

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