Follow-up of our patients with transposition of the great arteries and arterial switch operation; comparison of simple and complex transposition cases


Akdeniz O., Ayabakan C. , Yoruker U., Tokel K., Sarisoy O., Turkoz R., ...More

ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.11, no.8, pp.726-731, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 11 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/akd.2011.195
  • Title of Journal : ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.726-731
  • Keywords: Transposition of the great arteries, arterial switch, ventricular septal defect, RISK-FACTORS, PREDICTORS, OUTCOMES

Abstract

Objective: 1. Follow-up data of patients with simple transposition of great arteries (TGA) and TGA with ventricular septal defect (VSD), who had arterial switch operation (ASO) are compared. 2. Factors affecting mortality and morbidity after ASO are described.