RESAPH

Principal Investigator: Mary  Scholand
Keywords: Sarcoidosis , Pulmonary Hypertension Department: Pulmonary
IRB Number: 00067289 Co Investigator:  
Specialty: Pulmonary
Sub Specialties: Pulmonary
Recruitment Status: Recruiting

Contact Information

Scott Sweeten
scott.sweeten@hsc.utah.edu
801-581-5811

Brief Summary

The investigators propose to develop a multi center registry of sarcoidosis associated pulmonary hypertension  (SAPH).  With this registry, they will characterize the demographics, clinical course, hemodynamics, pulmonary physiology, and disease management of sarcoidosis associated pulmonary hypertension on the United States. They will also compare these features to non-US sites.

Inclusion Criteria

INCLUSION CRITERIA

 - Patients over 18 years of age

 - Patients with sarcoidosis as defined by the ATS/W ASOG statement (29)
 - Patients with pulmonary hyerptension as confirmed by right heart catheterization
 - Patients willing to provide written informed consent

Exclusion Criteria

- Pregnancy