TITLE

Surgical Ligation of Patent Ductus Arteriosus in Very Low Birth Weight Infants: Is It Safe?

AUTHOR(S)
Perez, Carlos A.; Bustoroff-Silva, Joaquim M.
PUB. DATE
October 1998
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Oct1998, Vol. 64 Issue 10, p1007
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Evaluates the outcome of a combined medical and surgical treatment of patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) in newborns weighing less than 1500 grams. Patient demographics; Treatment strategies in premature infants with PDA: Evolution of PDA management in premature infants; Surgical complications.
ACCESSION #
1131358

 

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