Pulmonary Hypertension (Canada) PSP Engagement Summary


Published: 15 December 2022

Version: 2

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Gathering uncertainties

Methods used (eg survey, focus groups, interviews): online surveys

  Number %
Total respondents (across all methods) 249a 100
Total patients and carers 188 76
Total health and care professionals 31 12.5
Total number of original uncertainties submitted 1847 100
Original uncertainties in scope 1588 86
Original uncertainties out of scope 259 14


Interim prioritisation

Methods used (eg survey, focus groups, interviews): online survey

  Number %
Total number of indicative questions (answered & unanswered) 187 100
Number of verified answered questions 30 16
Number of verified unanswered questions 157 84
Number of verified unanswered questions included in the interim prioritisation 156b  
Total respondents (across all methods) 240c 100
Total patients and carers 156 65
Total health and care professionals 42 18
Number of questions taken to final workshop 25  


Final priority setting workshop

  Number %
Total participants 22 100
Total patients and carers 16 73
Total health and care professionals 6 27


a28 respondents (11%) indicated “Prefer not to say”, “Other”, or entered no response and 2 respondents were members of a patient advocacy organization.

bTwo unanswered questions (48 and 72) were combined due to overlap in meaning and rephrased as a single question.

c42 respondents (18%) indicated “Prefer not to say” or entered no response