FRONTIERS IN PEDIATRICS, vol.9, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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FRONTIERS IN PEDIATRICS
minimally invasive, congenital heart surgery, ventricular septal defect, minithoracotomy, pulmonary stenosis, SURGICAL REPAIR, THORACOTOMY, STERNOTOMY
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).