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Table 1 Right heart catheterisation in the patient with combined pulmonary fibrosis and emphysema.

From: Clinical case: Combined pulmonary fibrosis and emphysema with pulmonary hypertension – clinical management

Date May 2009 Feb 2011 June 2011
PAP m (mmHg) 26 38 25
PCWP (mmHg) 8 12 9
SvO2 (%) 68 59 -
Cardiac index (L/min/m²) 2.25 3.39 3.02
PVR (dyn/s/cm5) 356 488 246
RAP (mmHg) 8 7 5
Vasoreactivity Negative - -
Treatment None Initiation of ambrisentan ambrisentan