This year marks the 20th anniversary of the beginning of the non-profit foundation for hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia, which we started in New Haven with 15 patients.
2008 was a good year for the Yale HHT Center. We moved our offices to a much more convenient location in the medical school with excellent access to other members of our HHT team. Further, Dr. Douglas Ross has accepted a choice job as Chief of Surgery at St. Vincent’s Hospital, 20 minutes from our center. He will remain an integral part of our HHT Team. See website www.hhtavm.org for his contact numbers.
March 2008: New Definition and Natural History of Patients With Diffuse Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformations
Background: Patients with diffuse pulmonary arteriovenous malformations (PAVM), a small but important subset of the PAVM population, have significant morbidity and mortality.rates.COMPLETE ABSTRACT AVAILABLE AT CHESTJOURNAL.ORG