Modified Central Aortopulmonary Shunt with End-to-End Anastomosis of the Shunt to the Pulmonary Trunk: Early Results of a Novel Shunt Procedure for First-Stage Palliation of Infants with Pulmonary Atresia and Hypoplastic Pulmonary Arteries


Ugurlucan M. , Sayin O. A. , Nisli K., Aydogan U., Dayioglu E., Tireli E.

THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGEON, vol.57, no.2, pp.85-90, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 57 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1055/s-2008-1039045
  • Title of Journal : THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGEON
  • Page Numbers: pp.85-90

Abstract

Objective: The aim was to investigate a novel palliative shunt performed between the ascending aorta and the main pulmonary artery in patients with pulmonary atresia.