Inside ventilatory regulation in pulmonary hypertension: several hidden data are still undiscovered

Eur J Prev Cardiol. 2014 Mar;21(3):268-71. doi: 10.1177/2047487313497866. Epub 2013 Jul 17.


During exercise, ventilation for a given work rate is increased in pulmonary hypertension. In the present editorial a new look at the ventilatory behaviour, which may change the common approach to VE/VCO2 relationship analysis, is presented.

Publication types

  • Comment

MeSH terms

  • Arterial Pressure*
  • Exercise Test*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Hypertension, Pulmonary / diagnosis*
  • Lung / physiopathology*
  • Male
  • Pulmonary Artery / physiopathology*
  • Pulmonary Ventilation*