Kussmaul's Sign in Pulmonary Hypertension Corresponds With Severe Pulmonary Vascular Pathology Rather Than Right Ventricular Diastolic Dysfunction

Circ Heart Fail. 2021 Jan;14(1):e007461. doi: 10.1161/CIRCHEARTFAILURE.120.007461. Epub 2020 Dec 28.
No abstract available

Keywords: atrial pressure; cardiomyopathies; heart failure; mortality; pulmonary hypertension.

Publication types

  • Letter
  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Arterial Pressure / physiology*
  • Atrial Pressure / physiology*
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Cardiac Output
  • Compliance
  • Exercise Test
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Hypertension, Pulmonary / physiopathology*
  • Inhalation / physiology*
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Pulmonary Wedge Pressure
  • Vascular Resistance
  • Ventricular Dysfunction, Right / physiopathology*
  • Ventricular Pressure / physiology*