Lindsay’s pulmonary arterial hypertension

Jan. 25, 2016

University of Colorado Hospital patient, Lindsay Lucero, was diagnosed at 16 with Pulmonary Hypertension and wasn’t supposed to live past 22. But thanks to the treatment she has been receiving at UCH’s Center for Lungs and Breathing, she is now 28 years old and happier and healthier than ever.

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UCHealth is an innovative, nonprofit health system that delivers the highest quality medical care with an excellent patient experience. With 24,000 employees, UCHealth includes 12 acute-care full-service hospitals and hundreds of physicians across Colorado, southern Wyoming and western Nebraska. With University of Colorado Hospital on the Anschutz Medical Campus as its academic anchor and the only adult academic medical center in the region, UCHealth pushes the boundaries of medicine, providing advanced treatments and clinical trials and improving health through innovation.