Comparison of haemodynamics of patients with schistosomiasis-associated pulmonary arterial hypertension (Sch-PAH) and (idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension) iPAH

Haemodynamic variableSch-PAHiPAHp-value
CO L·min−11814.4±1.31444.1±1.40.046
CI L·min−1·m−21042.6±0.733882.3±0.8<0.001
mRAP mmHg27711±5353210±60.007
mPAP mmHg27754±17353255±150.290
mPAWP mmHg19312±4314210±4<0.001
PVR WU27710±6139613±7<0.001

CO: cardiac output; CI: cardiac index; mRAP: mean right atrial pressure; mPAP: mean pulmonary artery pressure; mPAWP: mean pulmonary arterial wedge pressure; PVR: pulmonary vascular resistance. Bold in p-values idicates significance.