Pulmonary hypertension

The Clinica Cardio AT, Due to its nature and vocation, it has been consolidating itself as a reference center in pulmonary vascular disease.. It has all the resources and experience that allow it to position itself as a reference center at the national level in the diagnosis, treatment and monitoring of patients with pulmonary hypertension. It has trained personnel to carry out diagnostic aids and interventions for patients with Pulmonary Hypertension.

Offer a program HAP as a reference center it allows to concentrate the attention of the patients, optimize resource utilization, collect information that leads to a diagnosis of the situation and generate knowledge through research projects, and thus reach a level of activity that guarantees sufficient experience for excellent performance in patient care and risk management.

Services

  • Hemodynamics service with experience in right heart catheterization, pulmonary vasoreactivity tests and pulmonary arteriography.
  • High quality echocardiography service.
  • Pulmonary Function Laboratory that offers: volume flow curve, lung volumes by plethysmography, CO diffusion capacity, integrated cardiopulmonary exercise test, walk test 6 minutes,
  • Radiology Service with multi-slice Tomography and radiologists trained in specific protocols for the evaluation of both the lung parenchyma and the heart and pulmonary vessels.
  • Hospitalization services in Pulmonology, Cardiology, Intensive care and special care.
  • Thoracic Surgery Service.
  • Interventional radiology service with experience in placement of tunneled central catheters for long-term intravenous drug administration (Epoprostenol);
  • Cardiovascular Surgery Department with experience in thromboendarterectomy (The CardioVID Clinic is currently the second most experienced center in the country in pulmonary thromboendarterectomy),
  • Heart and Lung Transplant Program (first national center).
  • Rehabilitation Service with Pulmonary Rehabilitation program.

Comprehensive care program for patients with pulmonary hypertension