Factors affecting perioperative mortality in tetralogy of Fallot


Saygi M., Ergul Y. , Tola H. T. , Ozyilmaz I., Ozturk E., Onan I. S. , ...More

PEDIATRICS INTERNATIONAL, vol.57, no.5, pp.832-839, 2015 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 57 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/ped.12627
  • Journal Name: PEDIATRICS INTERNATIONAL
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.832-839
  • Keywords: child, evaluation, perioperative mortality, surgical treatment, tetralogy of Fallot, JUNCTIONAL ECTOPIC TACHYCARDIA, CONGENITAL HEART-DISEASE, AORTOPULMONARY COLLATERAL ARTERIES, TRANSATRIAL-TRANSPULMONARY REPAIR, VENTRICULAR SEPTAL-DEFECT, PULMONARY-ATRESIA, RISK-FACTORS, SURGICAL OPTIONS, CORONARY-ARTERY, SURGERY

Abstract

BackgroundWe evaluated the preoperative, operative and postoperative risk factors affecting early mortality in patients who underwent total correction of tetralogy of Fallot (TOF).