Printer friendly

What does PHT stand for?

PHT stands for Pulmonary Hypertension

This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Science, medicine, engineering, etc.

See other definitions of PHT

Other Resources:
We have 55 other meanings of PHT in our Acronym Attic

Samples in periodicals archive:

At the beginning of February, Bayer HealthCare submitted riociguat, the first drug to demonstrate efficacy in two distinct forms of pulmonary hypertension (inoperable chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH) and pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) ) for regulatory approval in the United States and in the European Union.
AT THE ANNUAL MEETING OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CHEST PHYSICIANS ATLANTA--Riociguat, a novel first-in-class guanylate cyclase stimulator, significantly improved 6-minute walk distance in patients with inoperable chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension as well as in patients with symptomatic pulmonary arterial hypertension.
23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bayer HealthCare today announced data from the Phase III CHEST-1 trial evaluating its investigational drug riociguat in patients with inoperable chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH) or with persistent or recurrent pulmonary hypertension (PH) after surgery.
Human herpesvirus 8 (HHV-8) antibodies were detected in 1 of 33 patients with pulmonary hypertension (including in 1 of 16 with idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension), 5 of 29 with cystic fibrosis, and 3 of 13 with interstitial lung disease.