Harold I. Palevsky, MD

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Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Penn Medicine University City
3737 Market Street, 10th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: (215) 662-8585
Fax: (215) 243-4643
Education:
A.B.
Columbia College of Columbia University, New York, NY, 1973.
M.D. (Medicine)
Medical College of Virginia, 1978.
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Description of Research Expertise

Clinical studies of the diagnosis and treatment of pulmonary vascular disease and pulmonary thromboembolic disease.

Description of Clinical Expertise

Pulmonary Vascular Disease - Pulmonary Hypertension, Pulmonary Embolism (acute and chronic), Pulmonary Thromboembolic Disease, Lung Transplantation, Evaluation of Unexplained Dyspnea

Selected Publications

Alam, S and Palevsky, HP.: Pulmonary hypertension and acute right heart failure. Respiratory Emergencies. Edited by A. Fein, S. Kamholz and D. Ost. (eds.). Hodder Arnold, London. Chapter 13E: 375-403, 2006.

Palevsky, HI and Fishman, AP. : Diagnosis and assessment of pulmonary hypertension. Theory and Practice of Vascular Medicine. P.Lanzer and E. Topol (eds.). (in press).

Palevsky, HI. : Pulmonary hypertension. The Pocket Doctor, 3rd edition, E.S. Schulman and M.S. Sherman, (eds.). McGraw-Hill, New York, (in press) Notes:

Archer-Chicko, C, Housten-Harris, T, Palevsky, HI. : Practical nursing issues in the outpatient management of pulmonary vascular disease. Pulmonary Vascular Disease. J. Mandel and D.B. Taichman (eds.). Elsevier Science, Philadelphia, PA, Chapter 21: 314, 2006.

Kawut, S. M., Taichman, D.B., Ahya, V. N., Kaplan Sandra, Archer-Chicko, C.L. Kimmel, S. E. Palevsky, H. I.: Hemodynamics and survival of patients with portopulmonary hypertension. Liver Transplantation 11(9): 1107-11, 2005.

Taichman, D.B., Christie, J., Biester, R., Mortensen, J., White, J., Kaplan, S., Hansen-Flaschen, J., Palevsky, H.I., Elliott, C.G., and Hopkins, R.O.: Validation of a brief telephone battery for neurocognitive assessment of patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension. Respir Res 6(1), 2005.

Taichman DB, Palevsky, H.I.: Treatment of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension with the Endothelin Receptor Antagonist Bosentan. Clin Pulmonary Medicine 12: 121-127. 2005.

Taichman, D.B., Shin, J., Hud, L., Archer-Chicko, C., Kaplan, S., Sager, J.S., Gallop, R., Christie, J., Hansen-Flaschen, J. and Palevsky, H.I: Health-related quality of life in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension. Respir Res 6(92), 2005.

Taichman, D.B., Christie, J., Biester, R., Mortensen, J., Kaplan, S., Hansen-Flaschen, J., Palevsky, H.I., Elliott, C.G., and Hopkins, R.O.: Validation of a brief telephone battery for neurocognitive assessment of patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension. Proceedings of the American Thoracic Society 2: A205, May 2005 Notes: Presented at the ALS/ATS 101st International Conference, SanDiego, CA, May 2005.

Taichman, D.B., Shin, J., Hud, L., Archer-Chicko, C., Kaplan, S., Gallop, R., Christie, J., Hansen-Flaschen, J. and Palevsky, H.I. : Health-related quality of life in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension CHEST 128: 292S, 2005 Notes: Presented at the CHEST 2005 International Conference, Montreal Quebec, Canada, November 2005.

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