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Echocardiographically guided catheter closure of arterial ducts in small preterm infants on the neonatal intensive care unit.

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OBJECTIVE: To describe closure of haemodynamically significant arterial ducts in preterm infants using an echocardiographically guided cardiac catheter technique in selected infants in the neonatal nursery and in preference to cardiac surgery. BACKGROUND: Persistently patent arterial ducts are common in preterm infants and are associated with significant morbidity and mortality. Cardiac catheter techniques continue to improve and occlusion of arterial ducts in preterm infants is becoming tec...

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10.1002/ccd.22637

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
RDM Cardiovascular Medicine
Role:
Author
Journal:
Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography and Interventions
Volume:
77
Issue:
3
Pages:
409-415
Publication date:
2011-02-01
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EISSN:
1522-726X
ISSN:
1522-1946
Source identifiers:
105316

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