Invasive Hemodynamics for the Diagnosis and Management of Cardiovascular Disease

Authoring Organizations

Publication Month/Year

May 10, 2017

Last Updated Month/Year

August 2, 2023

Document Type


External Publication Status


Country of Publication


Document Objectives

To describe the clinical utility of invasive hemodynamics in current cardiovascular practice.

Inclusion Criteria

Female, Male, Adult, Older adult

Health Care Settings

Hospital, Operating and recovery room

Intended Users

Nurse, nurse practitioner, physician, physician assistant


Diagnosis, Management

Diseases/Conditions (MeSH)

D006976 - Hypertension, Pulmonary, D054143 - Heart Failure, Systolic, D054144 - Heart Failure, Diastolic, D059325 - Intra-Abdominal Hypertension, D010494 - Pericarditis, Constrictive, D002305 - Cardiac Tamponade


valvular heart disease, hemodynamics, pericardial disease

Source Citation

Sorajja, P., Borlaug, B.A., Dimas, V.V., Fang, J.C., Forfia, P.R., Givertz, M.M., Kapur, N.K., Kern, M.J. and Naidu, S.S. (2017), SCAI/HFSA clinical expert consensus document on the use of invasive hemodynamics for the diagnosis and management of cardiovascular disease. Cathet. Cardiovasc. Intervent., 89: E233-E247. doi:10.1002/ccd.26888