TITLE

Stenting the paediatric heart

AUTHOR(S)
Fraisse, Alain
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Heart;Jan2009, Vol. 95 Issue 2, p100
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on a study conducted by Dohlen and colleagues on stent implantation in the cardiac obstructive right ventricular outflow tract (RVOT) in pediatric cardiology. He commends the researchers for their efforts to extend the list of therapeutic options for RVOT patients. However, he comments on their inability to demonstrate a balance between risk and benefit, due to their use of only a retrospective case series.
ACCESSION #
36168209

 

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