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Rheumatology Research


Study Title:  Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH) in scleroderma patents Quality Enhancement Research Initiative (QuERI) Extension Program. (Identifier: NCT01389206)

Study Purpose:  This program intends to improve the management of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) patients through an evidence-based approach aimed at achieving optimal World Health Organization (WHO) functional class (FC): 1. Improving FC III & IV patients to FC II, 2. Improving FC II patients to FC I, and 3. Maintaining FC II & FC I patients.

Principal Investigator: Bashar Kahaleh, M.D.

Study Coordinator: Stephanie J. Smiddy, RN, for more information, please contact 419.383.6921.



Last Updated: 12/12/14