Factors affecting the clinical outcomes in patients with bidirectional cavopulmonary anastomosis


Ayabakan C. , Sansoy O., Santas B., Ozker E., Vuran A. C. , Tokel K., ...More

TURK GOGUS KALP DAMAR CERRAHISI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, vol.21, no.4, pp.877-884, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.5606/tgkdc.dergisi.2013.8237
  • Title of Journal : TURK GOGUS KALP DAMAR CERRAHISI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.877-884
  • Keywords: Bidirectional cavopulmonary shunt, clinical outcome, infant, SINGLE-VENTRICLE PALLIATION, PULMONARY-ARTERY GROWTH, SHUNT, SURVIVAL, INFANTS, YOUNG

Abstract

Background: In this study, we aimed to investigate factors which affect the clinical outcomes in patients with various pathologies undergoing bidirectional cavopulmonary anastomosis (BCPA).