Early results of valved bovine jugular vein conduit for right ventricular outflow tract reconstruction


Mert M., Cetin G., Turkoglu H., Ozkara A., Akcevin A., Saltik L. , et al.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ARTIFICIAL ORGANS, cilt.28, ss.251-255, 2005 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 28
  • Basım Tarihi: 2005
  • Dergi Adı: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ARTIFICIAL ORGANS
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.251-255

Özet

Objective: Many congenital cardiac anomalies present with accompanying severe right ventricular outflow tract (RVOT) obstruction or interruption requiring surgical correction. RVOT reconstruction by means of a conduit is often necessary in the majority of these patients in the early years of life and there are several proposed conduits for this purpose.