PCWP


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PCWP

PCWP

pulmonary capillary wedge pressure.

PCWP

abbreviation for pulmonary capillary wedge pressure. See pulmonary wedge pressure.

PCWP

Abbreviation for pulmonary capillary wedge pressure.
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2 PCWP (mmHg) 23 [+ or -] 3 RAP (mmHg) 14 [+ or -] 4 NYHA class III-IV Diuretics 7 Digoxin 0 Antiarrhythmics 3 ACE-I 10 [beta]-blockers 7 Nitrates 4 Statins 2 ANF/rRNA 18S 1.
419 Table 4: PCWP (mmHg) Duration Control Study p value (hours) Pre-incision 9.
In a sepsis study systolic pressure variation predicted the response of cardiac output to volume load better than either PCWP or left ventricular end-diastolic area, as determined by echocardiography.
Mean (SD) value Baseline 10 min Hemodynamic indices PCWP mmHg 31 (9) 27 (7) % 100 (0) 90 (19) CI L x [min.
After administration of a 1-mg dose, PCWP was decreased by 18% and cardiac output was increased by 22%.
One primary end point was the change from baseline in PCWP after 6 hours of treatment.
In nesiritide-treated patients, PCWP at 3 hours was reduced to 20 mm Hg from a baseline of 28 mm Hg; this was a significantly greater improvement than that seen with either nitroglycerin or placebo.
41], on the other hand, who measured pulmonary capillary wedge pressure (PCWP) after right-heart catheterization on 10 HS patients, showed that only one of these patients had low PCWP.
PCWP comprises Brookfield Financial Securities, Acciona Group of Companies, North American Construction (NAC), AMEC Foster Wheeler, Stantec Consulting, SIMO Management, FCC Construction and Gulf Operators.
Levosimendanin doza bagimli olarak kardiyak debi ve atim hacmini arttirdigi, PCWP ventrikul dolum basinci, pulmoner arteriyel basinci azalttigi calismalarda gosterilmistir (42, 43).
Statistically significant improvements were also observed in other secondary hemodynamic parameters in patients treated with Veletri relative to placebo, including decreases in PCWP (50 mg/hr, 18.