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Perinatal origins of chronic mountain sickness : the role of perinatal hypoxia in the development of CMS
(Meeting VII Congress World Medicine and Physiology High Altitude, 2011)
Chronic mountain sickness (CMS) is a significant public health problem for the more than 140 million persons residing at high altitudes (>2500 m) yet its etiology remains incompletely urderstood because, in part, the ...
RV contractility and exercise-induced pulmonary hypertension in chronic mountain sickness: a stress echocardiographic and tissue doppler imaging study
(JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging, 2013-12)
O B J E C T I V E S The aim of this study was to evaluate right ventricular (RV) and left ventricular function and pulmonary circulation in chronic mountain sickness (CMS) patients with rest and stress echocardiography ...
High altitude hypoxia and blood pressure dysregulation in adult chickens
(Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease, 2013)
Although it is accepted that impaired placental perfusion in complicated pregnancy can slow fetal growth and programme an increased risk of cardiovascular dysfunction at adulthood, the relative contribution of reductions ...