FRONTIERS IN PEDIATRICS, vol.9, 2021 (SCI-Expanded)
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FRONTIERS IN PEDIATRICS
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, EMBASE, Directory of Open Access Journals
minimally invasive, congenital heart surgery, ventricular septal defect, minithoracotomy, pulmonary stenosis, SURGICAL REPAIR, THORACOTOMY, STERNOTOMY
Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated:
Background: Improving the surgical results and recent advancement of transcatheter techniques for closure of ventricular septal defect (VSD) increased the demand for minimally invasive approaches. In this study, we analyzed the results of the patients who underwent VSD closure with right lateral minithoracotomy (RLMT).