Useful Web Links for Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
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A patient-oriented community site that works very closely with medical professionals, consumer advocates, scientists and the pharmaceutical companies who continue to develop therapies for the treatment of the disease.
An interactive website that provides healthcare professionals and patients/carers with a venue to interact and seek further information. This site is provided by Priority Healthcare Corporation who is one of three distributors of REMODULIN in the USA.
Scleroderma is one of the most common causes of secondary PAH.
The Scleroderma Foundation has a three-fold mission:
- To help patients and their families cope with scleroderma through mutual support programs, peer counseling, physician referrals, and educational information.
- To promote public awareness and education through patient and health professional seminars, literature, and publicity campaigns.
- To stimulate and support research to improve treatment and ultimately find the cause of and cure for scleroderma and related diseases.
Scleroderma Clinical Trials Consortium
The Scleroderma Clinical Trials Consortium (SCTC) is a non-profit, international organization working to discover better treatment options for scleroderma.
A definitive Internet resource for pulmonary hypertension–related information for patients, caregivers, and medical professionals.